[DWJ] Happy DWJ-book-related news
er.evans at auckland.ac.nz
Thu Jun 22 23:11:46 EDT 2006
I pondered on (the other) Elizabeth's long hair :
> Wow, I'm impressed. I've never known anyone whose hair hangs below their knees
> before. I know there's a (fairly modern) fairy tale about a princess whose
> hair grows really long, but I can't remember what it's called. (I thought it
> was George Macdonald's Light Princess, but I see it's not).
And Judith kindly supplied the correct tale:
Melisande, by E. Nesbit. Illustrations in 90s picture book version by PJ
Thanks very much, Judith. I read it again a couple of years ago, and enjoyed it very much. I would love to see what DWJ would do with this premise!
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