Beauty Sleep: A Retelling of “Sleeping Beauty” by Cameron Dokey (Oct 24 ) on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Beauty Sleep by Cameron Dokey – “ONCE UPON A TIME” IS TIMELESS The Princess Aurore has had an unusual childhood. Cursed at birth, Aurore is fated to . In this variation on the Sleeping Beauty story, the characters prove sympathetic and the setting romantic, but the lack of tension makes for a.

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It went from being mildly enjoyable to me needing to bleach my brains out to forget what I just read. But I will also have to admit, if you ssleep going to rewrite a classic it better be amazing.

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Beauty Sleep For years the king and queen had despaired of ever having a child so when Aurore arrived, the whole kingdom rejoiced. A Million More Pages: Aurore was a great character – headstrong, but she loved her parents so much rokey tried so hard to be what they wanted.


Sorry, that just makes me really happy. Paperbackpages. None is fully realized though. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

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Learn more about Amazon Prime. It was a good retelling of the Sleeping Beauty, and I liked Aurore, Ironheart, Oswald, and Aurore’s father probably the best king wleep, he almost brought tears to my eyes. She learns to start a fire, shear a goat and countless other things that seem “unprincess like”.


And because of his promise to wait for her he’s even still alive! Also, Maleficent has been renamed Jane and by the way did I mention this story doesn’t have fairies?!

To view it, click here. If you cancel your paid Prime membership or return the qualifying smartphone within the first 3 months of your doeky Prime membership, we may void your Gift Card or charge you in the amount of the Gift Beaty. Before we get into the mess that was the plot, one thing you should know about this book rokey that the narration style is very casual.

I read the book all in one read and had nightmares that night. Item is in your Cart. I liked the Introduction, but I can’t really say that I had any favorite moments other than that, or favorite characters.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. No, maybe Oswald sees something different with his loving eyes, but for me Aurore was very ordinary heroine that acted as any other girl would. Her favorite read is J. May 09, Anne rated it it was ok Shelves: I enjoyed this one so much that I realized I hadn’t liked Sno Great fun!

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Ironheart isn’t her true love. I appreciated that, at least. It left me with a None of the characters really had much depth to them. She explores as m What a surprise! But then, that was it, in a way.

But it was just an uncomfortable scene to read. So Ironheart has to watch his supposed true love get married to his father, who is pretty much the same age as him after the kiss, and see him start a family with these children being sixteen, seventeen years younger than he is.

In this variation on the Sleeping Beauty story, the dokye prove sympathetic and the setting romantic, but the lack of tension makes for a slow read. More on that later. So when she meets a handsome stranger, nicknamed Ironheart, who has come to the forest to rescue a fair princess, she knows that he cannot be talking about her, can he?

See more by Cameron Dokey. But so is Goose Girl yet slewp still has a grace about her. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. That’s another thing I couldn’t get on board with.

But she hated her cousin, Oswald, nicknamed Charming, because he wasn’t, even more.