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.
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I think this is a collection meant for a very particular adult reader, not a generic retelling of fairy tales! So I don't really appreciate it when someone tries to make a really deplorable "darker and edgier" version bbeauty the timeless tale which twists that Stockholm syndrome angle to shocking effect. Jessica Day George Goodreads Author? Beast by Pepper Pace - A steamy interracial romance between an intimidating Marine and a shy heroine he meets at bloks gym.Perfect for precocious young readers. Keep an eye on your inbox. Ensnared by Rita Stradling Goodreads Author 3. Join us and subscribe!
This has won the Nebula Award for the Best Novel. You can also buy the series on DVD. What a Dragon Should Know by G. Of Beast and Beauty by Stacey Jay - In a fictional kingdom, a blind princess becomes a sacrifice to a beautu and monstrous beast.