Books by Barbara Ker Wilson

WISHBONES by Barbara Ker Wilson
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: Sept. 30, 1993

"A sophisticated, powerful re-imagining of an often overprettified tale. (Folklore/Picture book. 4-8)"
A Chinese version of Cinderella in which the role of the dead mother's benevolent spirit (or fairy godmother) is played by the magic bones of a great fish—the special pet of the heroine before it was killed by her jealous stepmother. Read full book review >
THE QUADE INHERITANCE by Barbara Ker Wilson
Released: March 18, 1989

Gothic doings at the English-countryside estate of Selbury Quade—as Annette Duval (19), a now-penniless orphan, arrives, in 1861, to become the governess of the fierce and tyrannical Imogen. Read full book review >