Politically Correct Bedtime Stories Quotes by James Finn Garner
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A witty contemporary parody of traditional fairy tales. After graduating from the University of Michigan where he won a Hopwood Award for one of his short plays , he moved to Chicago and worked in a number of jobs before taking improvisational comedy classes and performing in Chicago nightclubs for a number of years. He currently lives in Chicago with his wife and children. Download cover. James Finn Garner has taken the opportunity to rewrite classic stories for more enlightened times in this new edition of the bestselling Politically Correct Bedtime Stories ; from Snow White's relationship with seven vertically challenged men, Little Red Riding Hood, her grandma and the cross-dressing wolf who set up an alternative household based on mutual respect and cooperation, to the Emperor who was not naked but was endorsing a clothing-optional lifestyle. In this 20th Anniversary Edition of Politically Correct Bedtime Stories , read, for the first time, the true story of what happened when the Ugly Duckling was judged on its personal merits - and not on its physical appearance.
If you fancy something quirky in the way of fairy tales then James Finn Garner is the author for you. This guy is funny and well worth a read. This book is very charming and humourous for anyone. It's a must read if you want to bring on the chuckles. It also brings up important political issues though, including anti-sexism etc. A great classic to be remembered, this unique little book really shows you how bedtime stories really go against today's societies in many ways. Finn-Garner has given the world a great laugh, as well as a little