Briar Rose

Briar Rose
Artist/Author/Cast: 
Yolen, Jane; Windling, Terri (Introduction by)
ISBN: 
0765342308

A powerful retelling of Sleeping Beauty that is "heartbreaking and heartwarming." An American Library Association "100 Best Books for Teens"An American Library Association "Best Books for Young Adults"Ever since she was a child, Rebecca has been enchanted by her grandmother Gemma's stories about Briar Rose. But a promise Rebecca makes to her dying grandmother will lead her on a remarkable journey to uncover the truth of Gemma's astonishing claim: I am Briar Rose . A journey that will lead her to unspeakable brutality and horror. But also to redemption and hope.

Description: 

Disturbed by her grandmother Gemma's unique version of Sleeping Beauty, Rebecca seeks the truth behind the fairy tale.

This item appears in the following Booklists:
Call Number: 
YP F Yolen

NoveList

Find out more about this Author/Title: