Belle by Cameron Dokey – The story of Beauty and the Beast finds new life in this magical and imaginative retelling that’s filled with romance and Read “Belle A Retelling of “Beauty and the Beast”” by Cameron Dokey with Rakuten Kobo. The story of Beauty and the Beast finds new life in this magical and. Belle by Cameron Dokey. Book Summary: Belle is convinced she has the wrong name, as she lacks her sisters’ awe-inspiring beauty. So she.

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Newer Post Older Post Home. Beauty and the Beast Belle and her sisters were very interesting to read about. What shines through each story are the ladies who stand at their centers. When I found out about this retelling, I was so eager to get my hands on it! This is a fine trio of fantasies and one I would be happy to read again and again.

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I liked the characters and the writing, but by the time we met the Beast there weren’t that many pages left and it was all rushed and anti-climactic. I thought that this book will be like a regulare fary tale.

Not surprisingly, Dominic Boudreaux cameon the second course. Cameron has one husband and three cats, and is the author of over a dozen young adult novels.

Kissed: Once Upon A Time Omnibus Belle/Sunlight and Shadow/Winter’s Child

Jan 03, Michelle Wrona rated it it was amazing Shelves: If carved by the right hands, the Heartwood will reveal the face of one’s true love. Dec 16, Lydia rated it really liked it Recommends it for: The plot was fast-paced, but not too fast, thrilling, and mysterious, causing readers to wonder what will happen next. Still, a great book, without doubt. The ending was really pretty lame–the tale of why dokej beast was The Beast just wasn’t really very convincing.


So she freely re-imagined each story, shading her characters to give them nuances and a wide range of emotions.

The beast doesn’t appear until late late [so late] in the story. They fall in love because the story says they fall in love. Add to Cart Add to Cart.

That, and that it was a bit cheesy. If I could belld more, I would. Then at pageBelle goes to meet the Beast. While she’s home, after a few days, she’s feeling kind of depressed.

Belle was a marvelous heroine. This was a fun retelling of Beauty and the Beast.

Find out more about OverDrive accounts. Of course I knew who was going to end up with whom. I do not want to spoil it for people who have not read the book yet, but I’ll say that I read how The Snow Queen ended right after I finished the book, as it is the last story, and I’ll say that I like how the real story ended.

Grace will go on this dangerous and mystical journey to find him Her father goes to work, and he doesn’t return until two weeks later. Now that I’ve talked about retellings mostly to myself since no one looks on this blog. I have very low opinions for each stories.

Trying to figure out whose point of view each chapter’s in is a little difficult, having to deal with the fact that there’s two female heroines and one male. Because then Belle – you know be,le heroine?


I love the Once Upon a Time series! At first I thought I’d have to read about a self-pitying girl who spends her time complaining about how she velle as pretty as her sisters, but Belle tells it more as fact rather than with jealousy.

If Belle is the dokfy character who really interests you in the story of Beauty and the Beast, then “Belle” is a good story for you. Honestly, I would’ve lov 3. You’d think after making such a big deal out of her “Gift” to “see” what each piece of wood really had inside and carve it, it would show the process of her and the Beast discovering it together. At first I thought this was a cool device, the look-into-my-eyes camsron.

Would I recommend this book? I hate the last story. I liked the beginning of the book because I was able to understand how Belle felt that she hadn’t lived up to her name, and that she lived in her sisters’ shadows. Books by Cameron Dokey. But, nevertheless, I still enjoyed Belle.

Okay, so as much as I loved the other two novels, this one was the worst one. Her retellings are unique, and it feels like the fairy tale itself, but in a more modern way. However, this one decided to either copy or do the opposite of whatever McKinley did. The Heart of Betrayal. May 30, Giedre rated it liked it.