Books The Turnip Princess and Other Newly Discovered Fairy Tales by Franz Xaver Von Schonwerth, Erika Eichenseer, Maria Tatar and Engelbert Suss Paperback, 264 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $17 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Turnip Princess and Other Newly Discovered Fairy TalesAuthorFranz Xaver Von Schonwerth, Erika Eichenseer, et al Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary For the first time in English, Franz Xaver von Schönwerth's fairy tales are violent, dark, and full of action. Genres: Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Turnip Princess and Other Newly Discovered Fairy Tales NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2015's Great Reads December 8, 2015 The Book Concierge is back and all new for 2015! Explore more than 260 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews It's All Charm and Wolves In 'The Turnip Princess' February 26, 2015 Once upon a time, a historian went hunting for fairy tales. He found hundreds, but his collection was long thought lost. But now they've been found, and several are reprinted in The Turnip Princess.