Must-Read Books for Beauty and the Beast LoversAs time passes, her feelings for Tamlin grow into something more. Thanks for voting! Please tell us why you like it! Please tell us why you don't like it! Thank you for sharing your experience! Your comment will be reviewed and published shortly. Cruel Beauty is a dark retelling of Beauty and the Beast.
Beauty and the Beast Retellings
Only flag lists that clearly need beauth attention. How Beauty Met the Beast by Jax Garren - This is a romance between a burlesque dancer and a dangerous secret agent, all in a steampunk setting. The key difference is that this retelling is centered on the Beast, not Beauty. Brigid Kemmerer Goodreads Author.
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Luckily for those who enjoy the classic tale, there are so many different retellings to add to our reading lists. Kissing the Witch by Emma Donoghue — Donoghue takes thirteen well-known fairytales and recreates them in this wonderful short story collection. Making Faces by Amy Harmon — A contemporary romance where a golden boy hero returns from war disfigured and broken. Hunting Monsters by S. But killing them is illegal, which clearly poses a problem. The Vixen and the Vet by Katy Regnery — A journalist returns to her hometown, hoping that a human interest piece on the local hermit will get her career back on track.
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Beauty and the Beast is one of a strange species of tale whose retellings have eclipsed the original. Add to Bag. She had a fairly colorful history: after being widowed young by a spendthrift aristocrat, she moved to Paris and became involved with a famous and important playwright, whom she lived with until her death. This version of the story is decidedly for adults, with a fair amount of naturalistic detail, despite the fantasy elements. Beaumont trimmed the story considerably, stripping out the backstories for Beauty, Beast, and their families, truncating the action, and slimming down the cast.