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The White Swan
     

The White Swan

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by Cindy C Bennett
 
Benno von Rothbart, a powereful sorcerer, has transformed Odette, his childhood friend, into a swan, jealous of her love for Victor.

Odette and Victor have loved one another their whole lives.

Victor and Odette are unaware of Benno's powers and manipulations to come between them and win Odette for himself. When Benno uses his powers to transform

Overview

Benno von Rothbart, a powereful sorcerer, has transformed Odette, his childhood friend, into a swan, jealous of her love for Victor.

Odette and Victor have loved one another their whole lives.

Victor and Odette are unaware of Benno's powers and manipulations to come between them and win Odette for himself. When Benno uses his powers to transform Odette, she finds herself in a fight for her freedom and for Victor.

The White Swan is a retelling of the classic Swan Lake fairytale.

Product Details

BN ID:
2940016380186
Publisher:
Cindy C Bennett
Publication date:
03/05/2013
Series:
Enchanted Fairytales , #5
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
601,297
File size:
294 KB

Meet the Author

Cindy C Bennett is the bestselling young adult author of Geek Girl (a Sweetwater book), Heart on a Chain, Immortal Mine, and Reluctance (a Noble YA book). She lives in Salt Lake City, Utah with her high school sweetheart who also happens to be her husband. She's the proud mom of two sons and two daughters, as well as two daughter-in-laws. When she's not writing (or any of the many activities that go hand-in-hand with that) you might find her on her Harley Davidson, cruising the canyons near her home. She happens to adore her readers, and is grateful to them for reading her work and giving her the chance to do this thing that she is so very passionate about. Yup, she's living the dream!

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The White Swan 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Cuanam More than 1 year ago
As a lover of Fairy Tales, I was immediately drawn to this one. It's an interesting take on an old story. This story is absolutely modernized, but the element of the original still remains. A girl who turns into a swan at the first light of day. Only this story has two, Odette and Odile. Odile's self pity of herself is something anyone with siblings that are more popular than they are can relate to, as is the oblivion Odette has of the entire situation. The fact that Odile shares Odette's situation in this story opens her eyes to all the things her self loathing prevented her from seeing. I liked how the story is told from multiple points of view while still remaining in the third person. The chapters are labeled by the character starring in that part. It was a refreshing change from the norm. I never really understood Benno's actions, but I understood Odile's ultimate decision. I do hope Cindy will write a sequel, a brand new fairy tale in which the White Swan and the Black Swan will be together again. I give this book 5 of 5. My 6 year old said to give it a 10 >^.^<