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Beastly has ratings and reviews. Cara said: So this book has been around for awhile and my sister actually had read it when it first came o. Find out what it was like for the beast in Alex Flinn’s contemporary retelling of Yes, the spell, the one the witch in my English class cast on me. With a new Beauty and the Beast movie hitting theaters in spring , it’s time to catch up on all things Beastly. Find out what it was like for the beast in Alex.

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So this book has been around for awhile and my sister actually had read it when it first came out and when I asked her how she liked it she said, “It was interesting but kind of cheesy with the internal dialogue. Said daughter’s review follows: Changing scenery doesn’t make the story new, it’s how you allow the characters to grow from their fairy tale roots and become something special in their own right.

While at first he comes off as selfish and shallow and in many ways is it is quick to learn where his habits come from. When he started gardening and reading classic novels, it just didn’t feel right, it felt false, like he was pretending to be something he wasn’t, and when he then began to think more of others it felt really false too.


In fact, Kendra was pretty nice to Kyle, considering the fact that he was a snobby guy who dumped her in front of the whole school and, then, when she turned into her real beautiful self, said that they should go out with each other, and tried to bribe her into taking the curse off of him. The place is New York City. Something along these lines And, NPH is the blind teacher!!! When other girls idolized real life celebrities, I idolized Belle.

This edition features cover art from the movie starring Vanessa Hudgens and Alex Pettyfer. If you love fairy tales, or if you just love love, I recommend anything by Alex Flinn.

Our Beast, Kyle is a high schooler, a very rich, very good looking as he describes himself, so obviously he’s totally modest right?!?!?

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Archived from the original on February 28, Jan 17, Joyzi rated it liked it Recommends it for: But I still enjoyed it. It’s like their looks is not what you first see, it’s who they are that comes out more.

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This is a retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Kyle Kingsbury is rich, tall, blond, perfect Jun 10, Bookwatcher rated it it was amazing Shelves: And then, I’ll tell you how I became perfectly. Jane Eyre makes quite a flunn here as well, and I thought the loose correlation between the two stories was interesting.


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His sight was cured and he got a high-paying job after one year of getting his sight back! Blah, blah, blah, and more blahs. Archived englizh the original on 29 October She comes from terrible family circumstances. And of course, the cast is amazing!

He was the one who handed me a copy of Ellen Tebbits and said, “I think you’re ready for this. Evident are, from said daughter’s review, the mixed feelings and confusion that arose when reading “Beastly” – and it’s this relative morality that’s so present in Young Adult writing I have problems with.

View all 3 comments. After Kyle became a beast, Kyle’s dad made him move to a place far from the city. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. The way that Finn weaves in the magical elements was done well, and didn’t clash with the modern setting. All articles with dead bastly links Articles with dead external links from November Articles with permanently dead external links Articles with dead external links from October Film articles using image size parameter Articles with hAudio microformats.

Overall it was a decent read. View all 17 comments. Beastly had received favorable reviews, one engish which from BookLoonswhich states that “An interesting twist on this contemporary version of Beauty and the Beast is that the story is told from the beast’s point of view.