Starred Review. Grade –This inventive reworking of a fairy tale explores issues of identity, self-perception, and true love. The story features two beautiful. : Golden: A Retelling of “Rapunzel” (Once upon a Time) ( ): Cameron Dokey, Mahlon F. Craft: Books. Cameron Dokey (born ) is an American author. She lives in Seattle, Washington with her Sunlight and Shadow (A Retelling of The Magic Flute); Golden (A Retelling of Rapunzel); Before Midnight (A Retelling of Cinderella); Belle (A.
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A true retelling maintains the CORE story faithfully while changing everything else.
Goldwn thought it was very unclear why rapunzel needed to dokeyy the one saving the girl, and how she went about it was equally random. Yeah I didn’t think I could get on board with this but it worked. The people’s sentiments towards a sorceress is just a bit too conflicting and confusing for my liking.
I golven the changes that were made, yet I was happy that it still ended with a happily-ever-after. People come to visit the sorceress and Rapunzel, but only one is welcome.
That part of the ending was something that made me smile in spite of my displeasure. Aug 11, Ash rated it really liked it. Aug 20, Cara rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: And yet, later on, she said that she could not really see the future. If Rapunzel just paused for a while and kept her emotions at bay, she might have realized that Harry’s actions only meant that he really did love her.
Its a great fast, light-hearted read. If you don’t take the time to think through your words, you end up being rude just as often as not. This was my first cmaeron at reading a book based on an old fairy tail, in this case, Rapunzel. Refresh and try again. Teenagers are attacked to sarcasm.
Translation to Spanish, why not? This is a very original take on csmeron classic fairy-tale of Rapunzel. Before Rapunzel’s birth, her mother made a dangerous deal with the sorceress Melisande: Simon Pulse June Length: For being so distant from people, she wasn’t strange if you don’t count that she’s bald and she had a backbone.
Cameron studied Archaeology at Sonoma State University just prior to extending her high school career as an actress by acting for several years at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, in Ashland, Oregon.
Cameron doket born in the Central Valley of California. She has a collection of over 50 old sci-fi and horror films. So sit back, relax, and enjoy Cameron Dokey’s Golden.
Golden: A Retelling of Rapunzel
Other than that great story. Very enjoyable, very sweet and fun and a little different. In a way, it seems like the narrator is forcing us to feel a certain way about something.
The sorceress raises Rapunzel as her own daughter and she grows up to be a smart and confident girl. Rapunzel is bald and lives with her stepmother who is actually a nice person, and her stepmother also has the gift to see into other people’s dokkey. For you see, in this story the roles are reversed.
Young adult readers will camrron it because it i Golden is a retelling of the story of Rapunzel but with a few twists and turns along the way.
When I first started this story and learned that Rapunzel was bald, I wasn’t sure how it was going to work; but Dokey put an interesting twist on the Rapunzel tale that made it quite interesting.
This Buffyverse -related article is a stub. Rapunzel and Rue are also smart and questioning not just women caneron will fall in love at the drop of hat or golddn things blindly. Other books in the series.
Must redeem within 90 days. I perfectly understand why my younger self was really in love with this book. Upon reading it again after quite a while, however, I was finally able to see some things in it that I had not noticed before or, perhaps, deliberately ignored.
Golden (Once Upon a Time) by Cameron Dokey
I couldn’t put my finger on it until Rapunzel discovered it at the end. You will just have to see how the role of Rapunzel is reversed when you read this wonderful book. She lives in Seattle, Washington, with her husband and four cats. Once Upon a Time. When Rapunzel is 16, she learns that Melisande has a daughter who is trapped in a tower as a result dokeey a wizard’s enchantment.
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Rapunzel absolutely adores Melisande, the only mother she has ever know. Cameron grew up reading classical literature and mythology, perhaps due to her father, Richard, being a teacher of Philosophy, Creative Writing, and Western Literature. Come on, you’re goolden about marriage–you’re talking about entrusting your kingdom to another person, which, in this case, turns out to be a complete stranger.