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Belle – by Cameron Dokey

I could understand and feel more for the relationship between the father and daughter than I could between the girl and th M’kay This one Belle by Cameron Dokey was among my favorites.

Which, I’ll put this out there, is really boring. In this one, he shows her his claws and says he likes reading. Ratings and Reviews 1 13 star ratings 1 reviews. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

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A perfectly fine face. You’d think after making such a big deal out of her “Gift” to “see” what each piece of wood really had inside and carve it, it would show the process of her and the Beast discovering it together. Velle I started this book, I smiled at reading the back cover.


Belle is convinced she has the wrong name, as she lacks her cameroj awe-inspiring beauty. For that is how quickly a life may change, for better or for ill. You might be wondering why I used like instead of love. Cameron grew up reading classical literature and mythology, perhaps due to her father, Richard, being a teacher of Philosophy, Creative Writing, and Western Literature.

Another thing that I loved was how Belle’s mother was alive. After all, being plain must be like being a social outcast.

Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. I just wished she had used some of that creativity with this story. Ddokey relationship with camerkn sisters strengthens when things start to go wrong. Her mother’s work is less well-known than that of her father. Or by the temperature, which was neither too hot nor too cold. If I could not have an arrival quite as remarkable as those of my sisters, I could at least have an everyday name that, like my sisters, would match the Beauty I would surely become.

Subjects Folklore Young Adult Fiction. Belle lives in the shadows of her two Beautiful with a capital B older sisters and often feels misnamed. April had gotten out of bed for a drink of water. The back story is always done superbly, but then it all gets hastily tied in a bow.


I’m calling that a win. That said, there are many other elements that fell flat, or weren’t as successful.

I have one more Cameron Dokey book to finish and that’s all I have access to. Unlike her older sisters Celeste and April, whose names suit them perfectly, Belle knows that she is not beautiful.

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Customers who bought this item also bought. The one I’m supposed to think is strong and interesting? Belle’s heart’s desire to is to be loved for herself, and she discovers that her own special brand of beauty was there all along – it only needed to be recognized by the eyes of her true cameroj.

I enjoyed reading it despite all the ‘bad’. Sep 08, Tandie rated it liked it Shelves: I liked this retelling very much. It was very satisfying to see that it was different in this belle. After several years of acting and working in different capacities, Cameron has settled into writing.