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Title: Politically Correct Bedtime Stories: a Collection of Modern Tales for Our Life And Times
Description: Souvenir Press Ltd 1994 Hardcover, 89pp. "Once upon a time, in the olden days, heavy-set middle-aged men would congregate in their elitist clubs, sit in over-stuffed leather chairs, smoke air-choking cigars, and pitch story ideas and plots to each other. Problem was, these stories, many of which found their way into the general social consciousness, reflected the way in which these men lived and saw their world: that is, the stories were sexist, discriminatory, unfair, culturally biased, and in general, demeaning to witches, animals, goblins, and fairies everywhere. Finally, after centuries of these abusive tales, which have been handed down -unknowingly - from one male-biased generation to the next, James Finn Garner has taken it upon himself (that's right, yet another man) to enlighten and liberate these classic bedtime stories and retell them in a way that is much more in keeping with the society in which we live today. ", (ISBN: 9780285632233). Near Mint.

Keywords: "Childrens, Fiction, Humour"9780285632233 9780285632233

Price: NZD 8.50 = appr. US$ 5.49 Seller: Book Haven
- Book number: 937866

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