Tales as Old as Time: Beauty and the Beast Books for Kids of All Ages | BrightlyPosted by Amber Topping Jul 13, The Beauty and the Beast story is a tale as old as time. From Cupid and Psyche to the lesser-known original novel, Beauty and the Beast by Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve in , to the famous abridged version by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont , and ultimately to the Beauty and the Beast adaptations and retellings we watch and read in movies, television, and books today. The movies and series on this list are all adaptations of the fairy tale or are close retellings. Availability is based on U. Beastly is a Beauty and the Beast adaptation for teens. This musical adaptation is part of the film series, Cannon Movie Tales and a fan favorite.
Best retellings of Beauty and the Beast
Also ranked 2 in What are the best books that are eligible for the Hugo Awards. In each episode, a different fairy tale was adapted for television. Grace Draven Goodreads Author. Beast Master, Vol 1 by Kyousuke Motomi - A manga where a young woman befriends a wild classmate.
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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. The naturalistic elements were downplayed or excised, and the fantasy elements and folkloric motifs emphasized.
Scott and his real-life wife, with an unmistakable fairy tale feel. I just discovered this page exsisted and I was just wondering if any of you strongly recommend any of the books anr listed. The Eye of the Beholder by Bolks Darcy - A retelling where both the Beauty and the Beast are dealing with their own imprisonments, Trish Van Devere. Also ranked 1 in What are the best erotic retellings of Beauty and the Beast.
The heroine seeks out the swoony Marine for some help thr she finds herself in a spot of danger. His transformation from ravening beast starts even before her arrival; his self-improvement is not entirely dependent on her intervention. Bennett - A short story with a young woman who sees her beauty more as a curse and a house rumored to be haunted by a beast? This site uses Akismet to reduce spam.