Beauty: A Novel

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Crown Publishing Group, Apr 18, 2012 - Fiction - 199 pages
40 Reviews
Every reader is familiar with the popular tale of Beauty and the Beast. But what if the fairy tale came true? Beauty tells the story of a modern woman who learns to love the deeper man, beyond all appearances; it is a totally credible, contemporary retelling of the classic tale. First serial to Good Housekeeping.

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I read romance novels for the happy endings. - Goodreads
Very upsetting ending that kind of ruined the book! - Goodreads
Lame additions that don't further the plot at all. - Goodreads
I liked most of it, but the ending ruined it for me. - Goodreads
The ending was horrible. - Goodreads
However the ending is unsatisfactory. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Cecilia Rodriguez - Goodreads

Narrated first by Alix, then by Lee, the plot examines what made the ancient Greek myth of Eros and Psyche such an iconic and archetypical story. Wilson explains in her introduction, that love does not obscure our vision, it clarifies it so we can see what is truly important. Read full review

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User Review  - Elizabeth - Goodreads

Love this book and loved the 1998 TV movie (With Janine Turner & Jamey Sheridan), but the ending? A bit disappointing, but I admit it was still tender and sweet. Oh well! Still a favorite. Read full review

About the author (2012)

Susan Wilson lives in Martha's Vineyard with her husband & two daughters.

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