Books Redder Than Blood by Tanith Lee Paperback, 368 pages, DAW, List Price: $16 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleRedder Than BloodAuthorTanith Lee Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary A vampiric Snow White, a supernatural Cinderella and a sleeping beauty never meant to wake up — these are just a few of the dark, twisted tales retold in author Tanith Lee's posthumous collection. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Redder Than Blood The Week's Best Stories From NPR Books Tale As Old As Time: The Dark Appeal of 'Beauty And The Beast' March 26, 2017 Disney's new live-action extravaganza is just the latest retelling of this classic fairy tale. But why do Beauty and her Beast have such a hold on us? And why are there so many versions of their tale?