I'm not sure what it was about these stories. I love Robin Mickinley stuff, and I've read practically everything she's ever written, and loved it! Read morePublished on April 23 2003
This book has rapidly become one of my favorite short story collections of all time. I rate a book by the way I feel when I finish reading it. Read morePublished on Oct. 26 2002 by Stephanie Craddick
I've read most of Robing McKinley's books and one of the things I've noticed is a feeling of the story coming to an end with most problems resolved but still leaving enough for the... Read morePublished on Oct. 5 2002 by Catherine DeMartino
I love "The Blue Sword" and "Hero and the Crown" so was very anxious to read anything and everything related to Damar that I could find, and this book fit the... Read morePublished on Dec 22 2001 by Kim F.
I was impressed by Robin McKinley's beautiful stories. I am more pleased by the beauty and composition of words along the way than the plots of these stories. Read morePublished on Aug. 8 2000 by Katie
"A Knot in the Grain," was, in a nutshell, rather disappointing. I had never before thought of Robin McKinley as an author of short stories, and my opinion has not yet... Read morePublished on June 30 2000 by Emily J. Morris
As an ardent fan of McKinley's books, most especially her "A Door in the Hedge," I was eager to buy and read another collection of her original fairy tales. Read morePublished on May 8 2000 by Emily Snyder
McKinley's "The Blue Sword" is one of my favorite books, and I've read almost all her other works, some of which I liked, some of which didn't excite my interest. Read morePublished on Feb. 2 2000