Six-gun Snow White

Six-gun Snow White

Book - 2015
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A retelling of "Snow White" set in the "gritty gun-slinging west."
Publisher: New York :, Saga Press,, 2015.
Copyright Date: ©2013.
ISBN: 9781481444736
1481444735
9781481444729
1481444727
Branch Call Number: FICTION Valente Catheryn 11/2015
Characteristics: 153 pages :,illustrations ;,22 cm
Additional Contributors: Bowater, Charlie - Illustrator

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JCLJoshN Dec 22, 2015

A stunning, magical little book, a postmodernist Wild West fairy tale, composed of poetry, dreams, dust, blood, gems, fox fur, and deer hearts. If I didn't know any better, I'd think Catherynne Valente was writing stories just for me.


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ComicBookworm
Apr 06, 2017

I'm kind of torn on this book. I really liked it up until the last chapter or so, but the ending seemed kind of out of left field. Sort of the book equivalent of falling for someone saying "Hey, look over there!" and when you turn back around, the person who told you to look has run away, and you're left standing there saying, "Wait, what??"

Megan_PNW Mar 31, 2017

A beautiful and dreamily written novel, this story is part fairy tale, part western and a captivating read about a woman encountering a cold, cruel, brutal world she must make her place in.

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thoward42
Jul 31, 2016

I enjoyed this. Short little read, ending has a twist that kind of doesn't go where you expect it to. Overall, I would recommend.

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tikirose
Jul 10, 2016

Retelling of the Snow White story with western poetic language. The writing is lovely.

PimaLib_JessicaP Feb 01, 2016

Intense. Bizarre. So very different.

JCLJoshN Dec 22, 2015

A stunning, magical little book, a postmodernist Wild West fairy tale, composed of poetry, dreams, dust, blood, gems, fox fur, and deer hearts. If I didn't know any better, I'd think Catherynne Valente was writing stories just for me.

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