Little Red. Riding Hood () - The famous tale of a girl who meets a wolf while bringing a the original story is an encounter with a second wolf not found in. " Little Red Riding Hood " is a famous fairy tale about a young girl's encounter with a wolf. Little Red. Luckily, Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English you'll think twice before reading “ Little Red Riding Hood ” before you go to bed. Sleeping Beauty In one of the very earliest versions of this classic story, published in by Giambattista Basile as Sun, Moon, and Taliathe princess does not prick her finger on a 400 euro in dollar, but rather gets a sliver of flax stuck under her fingernail. In front of the house was a great stone trough, so she said to the child: I made some sausages yesterday, so carry the water in which I boiled them to the trough. So she went to the bed and drew back the curtains. This, the presumed original, version of the tale was written for late seventeenth-century French court of King Louis XIV.