While Beauty Slept

While Beauty Slept

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I am not the sort of person about whom stories are told... And so begins Elise Dalriss’s story. When she hears her great-granddaughter recount a minstrel’s tale about a beautiful princess asleep in a tower, it pushes open a door to the past, a door Elise has long kept locked. For Elise was the companion to the real princess who slumbered—and she is the only one left who knows what actually happened so many years ago. Her story unveils a labyrinth where secrets connect to an inconceivable evil. As only Elise understands all too well, the truth is no fairy tale.
Publisher: New York : Amy Einhorn Books, c2014
ISBN: 9780399166235
Branch Call Number: F BLA NVD
Characteristics: 424 p. ; 24 cm

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MythrielofSolitude
Jul 19, 2017

She really makes the story come to life through historical and humanizing means.

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kol
Apr 18, 2014

enthralled me right from the beginning thru till the end. most beautiful interpretation I have ever read. Elizabeth Blackwell is now on my follow list as I await her next selection of written magic.

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