7 Teen Books Inspired By Fairy Tales and Legends Not necessarily happily ever after Know your fairytales and legends inside-out? Here are some modern twists on old classics... 1. Here Lies Arthur Philip Reeve 2. Grimm Tales: For Young and Old Philip Pullman 3. The Brides of Rollrock Island Margo Lanagan 4. Poison Chris Wooding 5. Tam O' Shanter Robert Burns 6. Fire and Hemlock Diana Wynne Jones 7. Bloodtide Melvin Burgess Tags: fairy tales, legends View the discussion thread.