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Beautys Folly

Eugie Foster

Published June 24th 2013
38 pages
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 About the Book 

When the fortunes of Annabels father took a dramatic downturn, they were plunged into sudden poverty, forced to move from their lavish estate to the slums of New York. While Annabel learns to cope with, even thrive under the hardships and challenges of their new life, her father and sister struggle to overcome the prejudices of their privileged upbringing.One day, Annabel is drawn by an otherworldly melody to strike up a conversation with an alley panhandler. Eloy is a strange man with beastly features. He unnerves her with his abrupt marriage proposal, astonishing her further with his lavish gifts. He whisks Annabels father to a strange, magical manor, only releasing him when she agrees to take his place.a modern take on Beauty and the Beast.... I was lulled by the tales atmosphere and its gorgeous descriptions. Foster proves once again that she sure knows her way around a fairy tale.—Kimberly Lundstrom, Tangent