A Treasury of Classic Fairy Tales
Author Chris Colfer
Original title The Land of Stories: A Treasury of Classic Fairy Tales
Cover Artist Brandon Dorman
Publication information
Publisher Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Release date October 18th, 2016
Genre Fantasy, children's literature, bedtimes stories
Pages 336
ISBN 9780316355919
Preceded by -
Followed by Unknown

The Land of Stories: A Treasury of Classic Fairy Tales is a special written by Chris Colfer. It was published on October 18th, 2016 and is the tenth book set in the Land of Stories universe.

Publisher's Summary

Enter the world of fairy tales in this stunning illustrated gift book that includes more than thirty-five beloved stories and rhymes retold by #1 New York Times bestselling author Chris Colfer.

This gorgeous, full-color companion book to the Land of Stories series will appeal to new and old fans alike, who will delight in favorite classics such as "Cinderella," "Sleeping Beauty," "Little Red Riding Hood," "Jack and the Beanstalk," and more. Here is the beloved fairy-tale treasury that Alex and Conner fall into in The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell—a beautifully designed addition to the series, and the magical book that started it all!"

Dedications, Literary Quotes & Acknowledgements

[From the back cover]: "Dear Reader, you hold in your hands a very special book that contains more than thirty-five classic fairy tales and nursery rhymes, plus your very own survival guide to the Land of Stories. If you notice the pages glowing, followed by an inviting humming noise, don't be afraid! That is just the book's magic. But whatever you do, don't lean too far into the book. You never know where you might end up."

Dedication: "To my mom. Thank you for introducting me to fairy tales and humoring my endless curiocity about the characters and their motives. I love you and will miss you always."

Main Plot / Chapters



  1. Cinderella
  2. Hansel and Gretel
  3. Goldilocks and the Three Bears
  4. Jack and the Beanstalk
  5. Little Red Riding Hood
  6. Snow White
  7. The Three Little Pigs
  8. Rumpelstiltskin
  9. The Elves and the Shoemaker
  10. Beauty and the Beast
  11. The Boy Who Cried Wolf
  12. Sleeping Beauty
  13. The Princess and the Pea
  14. Rapunzel
  15. Henny Penny
  16. The Little Mermaid
  17. Three Billy Goats Gruff
  18. The Snow Queen
  19. The Frog Prince
  20. Puss in Boots
  21. Thumbelina
  22. The Gingerbread Man
  23. The Ugly Duckling
  24. Pinocchio


  1. Little Bo Peep
  2. Little Miss Muffet
  3. Little Jack Horner
  4. The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe
  5. Humpty Dumpty
  6. Rub-a-Dub-Dub
  7. Three Blind Mice
  8. Baa, Baa, Black Sheep
  9. Georgie Porgie
  10. Hey Diddle Diddle
  11. Pat-a-Cake
  12. Jack and Jill
  13. Jack Be Nimble




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