Listen to Abie Longstaff on Today (BBC Radio 4) arguing the case for reading fairytales to our girls…
…Why read them when females are so often portrayed as powerless?
Abie Longstaff is the author of the bestselling Fairytale Hairdresser series in which the main character runs her own business and helps to solve the problems of fairytale characters, male and female.
Buy her books here
Listen to Abie on Today here (48 minutes in)