cover image The Fairy's Return

The Fairy's Return

Gail Carson Levine. HarperCollins, $10.99 (112pp) ISBN 978-0-06-623800-5

A pair of titles join Gail Carson Levine's Princess Tales series, illus. by Mark Elliott: The Fairy's Return, a spoof on ""The Golden Goose""; and For Biddle's Sake, based on a little-known German tale, ""Puddocky,"" about a girl who must put her own magic to work in order to fight off her guardian fairy's penchant for turning people into toads. (Oct.)