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. The story of Beauty and the Beast finds new life in this magical and imaginative retelling that’s filled with romance and the time her sixteenth. 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 magic of the story doesn’t take place until the last quarter of the book. I would have liked to see more of the development of their relationship, although I really enjoyed the development of the relationship between vokey sisters and I would have liked to see even more of that as well.

Our customer reviews While this is not my favorite retelling of Beauty and the Beast it is a very well written retelling with a few interesting changes that make it unique and keep the reader intrigued about what will happen next. Belle 1 2 Jan 27, This time around, however, there was nothing hinky or strange about the young man in question. The World Above Once upon a Time. She didn’t ever even try, not once.


Cameron Dokey completely dropped the ball in this respect. Would you like us to take another look at this review? But there is another lesson here.

What dokeh me confused was that the Beast would ask her to look him in the eyes and she would say “No, I can’t. It was a big let-down and made me not care about their fate at all.

Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow. Well, I’ve read those and the ending of each of them grossed me out to varying degrees.

This article about a novelist of the United States born in the s is a stub. Annabelle, or Belle as she’s more commonly known, has spent most of bell life feeling inferior to her spectacularly beautiful older sisters – when in their presence, she’s so overshadowed by their beauty she’s been known to disappear.

The Twelve Dancing Princesses. And she wasn’t the girl with long, flowing hair.

I was a little over pages in to the book and I was still reading about everything except for the Beast. April, the middle daughter is Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million camerkn.

Belle – by Cameron Dokey

Her sisters Celeste and April are Beautiful with a capital B. On page 42 Belle’s father tells her: I like tha I am finding that there are some things that I really like about Dokey’s writing and some things I don’t like much at all.


I loved the fact that the older sister were not spoiled and arrogant.

It made the romance with Beast seem very rushed and glossed over. 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.

Cameron studied Archaeology at Sonoma State University just prior to extending her high school career as an actress by acting for several years at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, in Ashland, Oregon. During a fierce storm, Belle’s father stumbles upon the mysterious Heartwood — and encounters a terrifying and lonely Beast. It contains neither too much of one thing, nor too little of another. Email required Address never made public.

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Two problems, to be precise: Comments camedon make my day. Pages with related products. It makes the middle of the story that much more exciting and intense.