Tagged: Elena Favilli

Top 5 toughest women in fairy tales (inspired by Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls)

Recently, when browsing through some  online newspapers, I stumbled accross an article promoting the childrens book Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls on the Guardian. The founders of the whole project Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo started a kickstarter campaign to create, illustrate and publish the book. By now (June 2017) they raised more than € 675.000 with more  than 13.000 backers. Pretty great success, I’d say. In their interview with the Guardian, this was when they got me hooked : “We chose to write the stories in the style of a fairytale – lots of them start ‘once upon a time’,” said Favilli. “We are really thinking...