Welcome to Poison Apples!

This site is intended to serve as a resource for young adults interested in folk and fairy tales. Specifically, traditional fairy tales that have been rewritten and adapted for modern audiences, whether written or as presented in contemporary media.

Sites to Spark Your Interest

The British Museum: Various articles on 20th century adaptations of fantasy and fairy tales.

Thoughts on Fantasy: Blog with commentary and information on fairy tale retellings and young adult fantasy.

Goodreads recommendations for even more fairy tale retellings popular with teens and young adults.