An interesting story with a big major message and several minor messages. It shows the lives of simple village folk, their hardships and joys, their yearnings and achievements. It leaves the reader better for having read it.
Award-winning screenplay writer Henderson Smith has always been fascinated by fairy tales. Today she chats with us about her book, "The Ugly Princess: The Legend of the Winnowwood." She explains why she made her princess ugly, why she finds the original fairy tales so enchanting and how her heart is ruled by a certain papichuahua.