Beauty and the Beast

Jan Brett - Author

Jan Brett - Illustrator

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ISBN 9780399257315 | 32 pages | 08 Dec 2011 | Putnam Juvenile | 9.25 x 6.25in | 5 - 8 years
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Originally published in 1989, this luminous reissue of an all-time favorite fairy tale will attract an even wider audience with its romantic new jacket and a shortened text.

Exquisite illustrations of Beauty and her mysterious suitor, the Beast, are set in a magical castle where animals dressed in period costumes serve them. Woven into glorious tapestries throughout are hidden clues hinting at the Beast's secrets, setting Brett's version apart from others.

"A brief, simple, yet graceful retelling of one of the most romantic of tales . . . A lovely, carefully made edition of an old favorite." - Kirkus Reviews

"A brilliant marriage of artwork and text." - Publisher's Weekly

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