published 2012, avg rating 3.85 — But are the fairies benevolent, and what happens if you make bargains with them? We’ve rounded up a list of fifteen adult fairy tales, dark fairy tales, and fairy tale retellings that are perfect for losing yourself in. 2,502 ratings — 784,054 ratings — published 1959, avg rating 3.95 — While most are family friendly, some are more geared towards adults. published 1983, avg rating 4.27 — A Deal with the Elf King (Married to Magic), A Curse So Dark and Lonely (The Cursebreaker Series Book 1), How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories (The Folk of the Air), The Selection (The Selection Book Book 1), Part of Your World: A Twisted Tale (Twisted Tale, A), As Old As Time: A Twisted Tale (Twisted Tale, A), Crown of Secrets (The Hidden Mage Book 1), The Faerie Games (Dark World: The Faerie Games Book 1), Determine the Future (The Exceptional S. Beaufont Book 10), The Princess Trials: A young adult dystopian romance, Princess of Roses: Beauty and the Beast Retold (Fairy Tale Adventures Book 4), Straight On Till Morning: A Twisted Tale (Twisted Tale, A), The Mortal Blade: An Epic Fantasy Adventure (The Magelands Eternal Siege Book 1), Ashes of the Wise: A Young Adult Fae Fantasy (Earth Magic Rises Book 2), The Princess Games: A young adult dystopian romance (The Princess Trials Book 2), The Faerie Mates (Dark World: The Faerie Games Book 3), The Faerie Pawn (Dark World: The Faerie Games Book 2), The Traitor's Son: (Path of the Ranger Book 1), Half a Soul (Regency Faerie Tales Book 1), The Faerie Wand (Dark World: The Faerie Games Book 4), The Second Realm: A LitRPG Fantasy Series (The Ten Realms Book 2), The Faerie Plague (Dark World: The Faerie Games Book 5), To Carve a Fae Heart (The Fair Isle Trilogy Book 1), The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air Book 1), Heart of the Fae: A Young Adult Fantasy (Earth Magic Rises Book 3), Shadow and Bone (The Shadow and Bone Trilogy Book 1), The Vampire Wish (Dark World: The Vampire Wish Book 1), The King's Secret: (Path of the Ranger Book 2), Treason in the North: (Path of the Ranger Book 4), The Queen of Nothing (The Folk of the Air Book 3), Harmonize Hostilities (The Exceptional S. Beaufont Book 7), The Dragon's Blade: An Epic Fantasy Adventure (The Magelands Eternal Siege Book 2), The Song of the Marked (Shadows and Crowns Book 1), The Prince and the Troll (Faraway collection), Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. More in Books You Need to Read. Kindle Edition. 1,356 ratings — published 2013, avg rating 3.42 — 4,557 ratings — 1,012 ratings — Here’s how it works: Simply fill out the reader survey and let us know what you want more of–such as fairy tales for adults–and what you’re not keen on. 49,265 ratings — There's a problem loading this menu right now. published 2018, avg rating 4.09 — published 1995, avg rating 3.28 — published 2011, avg rating 4.26 — What an absolutely irresistible title! So immerse yourself in the world of fairytales â¦. published 2003, avg rating 4.09 — Marissa Meyer's Lunar Chronicles series is loads of fun and perfect for fans of fairy tales. 2,103 ratings — published 2015, avg rating 4.16 — published, avg rating 4.41 — 484 ratings — 342,163 ratings — If you like the Sookie Stackhouse novels, you might enjoy this series. 39,282 ratings — 23,277 ratings — published 2020, avg rating 3.65 — Imagine a world where fairies and magic exist. 16,111 ratings — published, avg rating 4.62 — 121,695 ratings — published, avg rating 4.50 — Practical Magic and The Probable Future are two of her best, and they both contain all the best parts of adult fairy tales: magical realism, curses that past through generations, and murder and mayhem. 6,624 ratings — 689,998 ratings — Ren is a houseboy looking to fulfill his master’s dying wish: that his body be reunited with his finger, severed years earlier. published 2015, avg rating 4.22 — 692,128 ratings — 105 ratings — 764,267 ratings — Fairy Tale Picture Books Adult Fiction Books, 9 product ratings - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: A Pop-Up Adaptation of Lewis Carroll's Origina, 5 product ratings - The Magically Mysterious Adventures of NOELLE THE BULLDOG,NEW HB. published 2006, avg rating 4.12 — 22 ratings — Refresh and try again. published 2013, avg rating 4.26 — 401 ratings — Franz Xaver von Schönwerth was, like the Brothers Grimm, a man keenly interested in folk tales and fairy tales of Bavaria and traveled throughout the region in the 1850’s to collect stories, faithfully recording them without editorializing.