Beauty and the Beast

Beauty asks for little, finding joy in simple things and the company of her father. The Beast, shut away from the world in his great stone castle, knows only loneliness. Brought together by a stolen rose, each finds that love may call for sacrifice, but true love can bloom in even the darkest places.

Newbery medalist Cynthia Rylant tells a classic tale of bravery and transformation with stunning, lyrical prose, accompanied by Meg Park's soft yet vibrant illustrations. This new picturebook makes a beautiful keepsake that children will pore over for years to come.

  • Pub date: 11.04.17
  • RRP: $34.99
  • Format: Hardback

Author

Cynthia Rylant

Author Bio: Cynthia Rylant has written many books for children, including the Newbery-Medal-winning novel Missing May, the Mr. Putter and Tabby series, and Dog Heaven. Visit her online at www.cynthiarylant.com.

Illustrator Bio: Meg Park is a character designer and illustrator who makes her home in Edinburgh, Scotland. She has illustrated the Anna, Banana series and worked on projects with Disney, Nickelodeon, and Paramount, among others. You can visit her online at www.megpark.com.

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