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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The whole story has been worked on, giving us readers an altered Belle with 2 living parents and kind siblings. Cameron Dokey is an American author living in Seattle, Washington. It was short but enjoyable. You don’t know who is talking.

The first half of this book went on and on. Her solace is her wood-carving hobby, and she longs to find the Heartwood tree: In my opinion, “Beauty” was the far better story, though this book was not without its merits. May 30, Giedre rated it liked it. Not to mention the fact that the point of view kept switching between all the characters, so I never got attached to anybody. When they were forced to move, her cameeron showed that they were not merely city girls, but they can survive well without all those fabulous gowns and jewels.

Belle : A Retelling of ‘Beauty and the Beast’

How can I fall in love? As I enjoyed the great story-build-up I also felt the amount of pages I had left to read. I just thought of Justin Bieber. Please review your cart. Instead, I picked this page novel with the stunning cover.


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It’s more of a meeting of two minds. Nothing like true love to make a Fairytale story magical. Dec 20, Kindra Erickson rated it it was ok. Secretly, Belle longs to doeky the fabled Heartwood Tree.

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dkey The memory of being unhappy has the power to hurt us long after the fact. By the next chapter, the ship wrecked and I was left squandering. Did really like the family theme. Wednesday, August caneron, Book Review: I love Beauty and the Beast. I love how Cameron gave Mina a strong personality, like her mother and father.

Too bad Dokey didn’t u Like the previous Dokey book I read, Before Midnightthis book did a great job of establishing the main character’s world and everyday life, but rushed caeron last act, which contains the actual fairytale that the book is supposed to retell. In this way, I became Annabelle Evangeline, and no sooner had my father proclaimed his choice than my mother recovered enough to announce that she wished me to be known as Belle.

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. I have one more Cameron Dokey book to finish and that’s all I have access to. It would be hard for anyone who’s ready “Beauty” by Robin McKinley to not compare the two books.


They didn’t want to get married, and they were better suited for other things. A Retelling of ‘Beauty and the Beast’.

Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover! The story is slightly boring too. It will come as no surprise that it is, of course, my story. Either of these stories could have be written as their own contemporary. Well, I guess so! Tolkien’s trilogy, “The Lord of the Rings. If page count was an issue, Cameron Dokey should have been more prudent with rokey first so-odd pages.

He didn’t seem terrible taken with her. Cameron was born in the Central Valley of California. If the last part of the book was bslle drawn out as the rest it would have been better. I skimmed most of it, but I did want to finish the book, which ended with a nice, though predictable epilogue. Belle feels dpkey her name is a lie. And I feel that Beast’s story has more to it than, ‘Oops, I shot Bambi’s mom in this dkoey forest and now this beautiful spirit lady is going to turn me into a monster.

Belle is a straight-shooting character so I like it.

I was sort of able to establish ships and be happy with the endgame.