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A Scottish 'Snow White' Fairytale


Story from Kenneth MacLeod

Adapted by Rachel Louise Lawrence


“Troutie, my bonnie little fellow, am not I the most beautiful woman in all the world?”

In this Scottish Snow White fairytale, Silver-Tree embarks on a mission to kill her daughter, Gold-Tree, after hearing the fateful words that her daughter is the most beautiful woman in all the world—though not from a mirror but from a trout! Will Gold-Tree survive her mother’s jealous and live happily ever after with her Prince?


Find out what happens in this new edition of the classic tale, which also includes the Scottish fairytale in parallel texts (Gaelic – English).

[Folklore Type: ATU-709 (Snow White)]


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Print Length: 22 pages

Publisher: Blackdown Publications

Publication Date: 25 November 2014