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ISBN13: 9780060874216
ISBN10: 006087421x
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Talia fell under a spell. . . .
Jack broke the curse.

I was told to beware the accursed spindle, but it was so enchanting, so hypnotic. . . .

I was looking for a little adventure the day I ditched my tour group. But finding a comatose town, with a hot-looking chick asleep in it, was so not what I had in mind.

I awakened in the same place but in another time—to a stranger's soft kiss.

I couldn't help kissing her. Sometimes you just have to kiss someone. I didn't know this would happen.

Now I am in dire trouble because my father, the king, says I have brought ruin upon our country. I have no choice but to run away with this commoner!

Now I'm stuck with a bratty princess and a trunk full of her jewels. . . . The good news: My parents will freak!

Think you have dating issues? Try locking lips with a snoozing stunner who turns out to be 316 years old. Can a kiss transcend all—even time?

Synopsis:

From an acclaimed author comes a contemporary and original retelling of Sleeping Beauty, amplified with originality, pitch-perfect characters, and a fast-paced Miami backdrop.

About the Author

Alex Flinn loves fairy tales and is also the author of a modern retelling of Beauty and the Beasttitled Beastly, which was named a VOYAEditor's Choice for 2007, a New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age for 2008, and a 2008 ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers. Her other books include Breathing Underwater, an ALA Top 10 Best Book for Young Adults, Breaking Point, Nothing to Lose, Fade to Black, and Diva. She lives in Miami with her husband, two kids, a cat, and a dog.

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Crystal_Dark, August 6, 2013 (view all comments by Crystal_Dark)
Alex Flinn does a wonderful job of writing this story and gaining the readers interest with alternating points of view between the 2 main characters and some humor thrown in to create a wonderful spin on the story of Sleeping Beauty in which the princess wakes up after 300 years and must gain the love of the boy who kissed her to prove she fulfilled the curse and gain her happily ever after.
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maleeha45, April 4, 2011 (view all comments by maleeha45)
This book was a wonderful retelling of the fairy tale Beauty and the Beast. I would recommended this book to anyone who likes a fairy tale touch in their book. It was so good a did a speech on it in class. Please try this book!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780060874216
Author:
Flinn, Alex
Publisher:
HarperTeen
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - General
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Social Issues - Adolescence
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
20100427
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
7.98x5.58x.97 in. .67 lbs.
Age Level:
from 12

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