Not sure how to categorize these...

I thought I'd burned out on these, but this morning I woke up with several of them batting around in my head.  I'm not sure how to categorize them, but I think they're still mash-ups:


Welcome to the Monkeybars:  Kurt Vonnegut looks back to his school days


Now We Are Sixty:  A.A. Milne rewrites his classic for the Baby Boomer generation


The Tell-tale Fart:  Edgar Allen Poe takes on the Young Adult market


Cautiously Positive Expectations:  Charles Dickens revamped for the 21st Century reader


A Seasonal Carol:  (same as above) 


Celsius 232.7777: Ray Bradbury for the metric age


Rosemary's Teenager:  Ira Levin revisits the devil's spawn





by on ‎03-15-2009 02:19 PM
I can't remember when it was published, but Rosemary's baby must be in her 30's by now. I wonder how those horns are working out with her work ensemble?
by Moderator becke_davis on ‎03-15-2009 03:18 PM
Yeah, that baby's pushing forty. But somehow a teenaged demon sounded scarier!
by on ‎03-15-2009 08:42 PM
No matter what the age, a spawn of the devil is a scary prospect! Speaking of Mashups, what about "Rosemary's Baby Einstein"?
by Moderator becke_davis on ‎03-15-2009 09:54 PM
Even better!

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