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Google Doodle: Little Red Riding Hood for Grimms 200th anniversary

Google has marked the 200th anniversary of Grimms Fairy Tales with an interactive Google Doodle.

Users can click through the panels for a cartoon version of the famous Little Red Riding Hood story.

Google Doodle, Grimms Fairy Tales - Little Red Riding Hood

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> Google Doodle: 200th Anniversary of Grimm's Fairy Tales

Children's and Household Tales was first published in 1812 by the Grimm brothers Jacob and Wilhelm and is a collection of German folk tales.

"The Brothers Grimm created countless folktales in their lifetime, but we chose to focus on just one - Red Riding Hood," Google Doodler Matthew Cruickshank explained.

Google Doodle, Grimms Fairy Tales, Little Red Riding Hood

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"Our initial concepts suggested an opportunity to try a comic book format where the viewer could pan through the story themselves."

He added: "Ours is a contemporary take on the tale with flattened designs and an alternative ending!"
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