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Child carrying a hay bale.
Junior journal 56 cover image.

retold by Kylie Parry

illustrated by Jez Tuya

In this humorous retelling of Rumpelstiltskin, the author surprises and delights the reader with modern twists. This story provides opportunities for students to make connections to their knowledge of other fairy tales and to enjoy and explore the author’s use of language. 

Gold 1

Series: Junior Journal 56, Level 2, 2018

Learning area: English

Curriculum level: 2

Reading year level: 3

Category: Fiction

Related titles: Listed in TSM

Topics: dungeon, fairy tale, fantasy, goblin, gold, GPS tracker, promise, Rumpelstiltskin, spinning, spinning wheel, straw, traditional tale

In: Junior Journal 56, Level 2, 2018

Publication date: September 2018

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