- ISBN: 9781606843246 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Date Published: 2012.
|Summary, etc.:|| "Clever fun."--Kirkus Reviews"Incorporating suspense and romance, this contemporary, edgy, Grimm-based novel is an entertaining and well-written entry in the crowded but popular genre."--BooklistMirabelle's past is shrouded in secrecy, from her parents' tragic deaths to her guardians' half-truths about why she can't return to her birthplace, Beau Rivage. Desperate to see the town, Mira runs away a week before her sixteenth birthday--and discovers a world she never could have imagined.In Beau Rivage, nothing is what it seems--the strangely pale girl with a morbid interest in apples, the obnoxious playboy who's a beast to everyone he meets, and the chivalrous guy who has a thing for damsels in distress. Here, fairy tales come to life, curses are awakened, and ancient stories are played out again and again.But fairy tales aren't pretty things, and they don't always end in happily ever after. Mira has a role to play, a fairy tale...
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 4
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
5 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. Minneapolis : EgmontUSA, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 766 KB).
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