Once Upon a Time is a series of novels published by Simon Pulse, an imprint of Simon Golden, and Wild Orchid. Kissed An omnibus edition featuring three of Cameron Dokey’s novels: Belle, Sunlight and Shadow, and Winter’s Child. Cameron Dokey is the author of nearly thirty young adult novels. Her other fairy tales include, The Storyteller’s Daughter, Sunlight and Shadow, and Golden. : Before Midnight: A Retelling of “Cinderella” (Once upon a Time) ( ): Cameron Dokey, Mahlon F. Craft: Books.
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I learned that every story has its good and bad whether we like it or not. A Retelling ince Rapunzel. Perfectly appropriate for all ages to read, Cameron Dokey puts her own fun spin on these traditional tales. Novel series Series of children’s books Novels based on fairy tales s children’s books s children’s novel stubs.
A Retelling of Beauty and the Beast. For now, I don’t really know what I like about this retelling.
It actually took me quiet a few chapters to figure out which cameton tale it actually was. Cendrillon was my favourite character from these three books because she’s brave and can take whatever comes in her path. In one chapter in our Chinese book, the poet of Mulan is what all junior high school students must learn.
Once (Once Upon a Time) by Cameron Dokey
And this is the story Old Mathilde has told me each and every time I asked her to: By giving each character a new identity and a new background, it was easier to relate to the characters even though the stories are based around fantasies but instea What makes this book different from other books that I have read dookey that Cameron Dokey is able to take familiar cqmeron popular fairy tale stories like Cinderella, Mulan or Rapunzel and she creates a new story, background dkoey identity for each of the characters that is different than the one story of each fairy tale that everyone knows.
Instead, she calls me by the name I was given for the coals that kept me warm, for the fires I brought back do,ey life with the sound of my own voice. Though she had a not so confident heart and believed that Harry might have fallen in love with Rue at that point in time, I believed that Harry would prefer her than Rue.
Oct 25, Sarah rated it really liked it Shelves: Love this collection of Cameron Dokey books. Well, I expected the narrator to magically grow hair eventually, somehow.
Once Upon a Time (novel series)
Mulan’s father is the greatest and legendary Hua Wei, and though Mulan looks identical to her mother, she spends her time secretly learning to read, write, and do what the boys are supposed to be doing. Little to no connection with the love interests, and at times, the characters spoke with a dialect of regency England rather cqmeron China.
In Golden, the evil witch is actually just a misunderstood sorceress who takes Rapunzel as her own child. A Retelling of The Ballad of Mulan.
She was born with NO hair and has no hope of ever growing any Cendrillon’s, french for Cinderella, story is unique when the camwron wirtes it the original way; the way that the Grimm Brothers and those before them wrote it Rapunzel is a bald girl who lives with a sorcress in a place far away from her birth home. So I am happy to say that I got the chance to reread these favorites of mine in the Omnibus that is “Once.
Dokey writes it her w Out of all the fairy tales I have read, including the Brothers Grimm, these have to be some of my favorite retellings of Cinderella, Rapunzel, and Mulan.
She was simply very good at helping wishes come true. I don’t want to reveal too much about her reasoning behind it because of onxe but she treats Rapunzel wonderfully and I adored seeing their dynamic. Nobody has ever called me that, not even Old Mathilde. Dec 01, Elizabeth rated it it was amazing Shelves: This book was absolutely amazing and if you enjoyed,or still do, reading such tales then this is the book to read!! Thank you for writing a different sort of story for all three characters, so that those of us who have problems with our fathers and not stepmothers and who don’t quite fit in with the crowd either in appearance or interests can find a place for themselves.
It made me go awww because it shows how it wasn’t Rapunzel’s hair that got her a happy ending; it was her heart, and should be that way for all of us.
What makes this book different from other books that I have read is that Cameron Dokey is able to take familiar and popular fairy tale stories like Cinderella, Mulan or Rapunzel and she creates a new story, background cameeon identity for each of the characters that is different than the one story of each fairy tale that everyone knows.
Overall these were such lovely stories and I want to read more from this author! And because her perfect skilled of archery, csmeron was noticed by the third prince, and was chosen in the archery team. I’ve never read a Mulan retelling, so at least that was something new. Price may vary by retailer.
Apr 22, Charity U rated it really liked it. At my coming, the storm ceased as suddenly as it had begun. I do enjoy a good fairy-tale one, and this included three! A Retelling of the Arabian Nights.
I love these re-tellings! For years he does not come home, for he fears the loss of her mother-who she doesn’t even know the name of since her father forbids everybody to speak it.
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