First Night: Four Fairy Tales Retold [NOOK Book]

Overview

Ever wonder what really went on between Beauty and the Beast during those long winter nights? Why did Cinderella's stepmother hate her so much? Who was Sleeping Beauty seeing the night before she pricked her finger on a spindle? Just what was the mysterious appeal of the Robber Bridegroom that made so many women marry him? Caroline Aubrey imagines what was left out of those familiar tales when they sanitized for children.
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First Night: Four Fairy Tales Retold

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Overview

Ever wonder what really went on between Beauty and the Beast during those long winter nights? Why did Cinderella's stepmother hate her so much? Who was Sleeping Beauty seeing the night before she pricked her finger on a spindle? Just what was the mysterious appeal of the Robber Bridegroom that made so many women marry him? Caroline Aubrey imagines what was left out of those familiar tales when they sanitized for children.
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Joyfully Reviewed - Patrice F
"First Night: Four Fairy Tales Retold offers a delicious perspective to fairy tales never intended for children. Ms. Aubrey serves up a lusty helping of courageous women and fascinating men who understand intimacy, love and loyalty. It was a nice opportunity to revisit stories sparkling with Ms. Aubrey's fresh characters and steamy visuals." Patrice F, reviewed for Joyfully Reviewed
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781603132893
  • Publisher: Whiskey Creek Press
  • Publication date: 5/1/2008
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 249 KB

Meet the Author

Caroline Aubrey is the nom de plume of a poet, playwright and scholar living in the wide open spaces of the American West with her husband, children, and pets. She loves words and writing and has been doing so since a very young age.
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