Disney Beauty and the Beast Volume 1

Disney Beauty and the Beast Volume 1 Author Mallory Reaves
ISBN-10 1427856834
Year 2017-03
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher TokyoPop
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In Disney's live-action film "Beauty and theBeast," Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman, is takenprisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle'senchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast's hideous exterior andrealize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince inside. This manga exploresBelle's innermost thoughts as she learns that true beauty comes fromwithin.

Disney Beauty and the Beast Volume 2

Disney Beauty and the Beast Volume 2 Author Mallory Reaves
ISBN-10 1427856850
Year 2017-03
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher TokyoPop
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In Disney's live-action film "Beauty and theBeast," Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman, is takenprisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle'senchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast's hideous exterior andrealize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince inside. This manga exploresthe Beast's struggle as he tries to move on from his past and learn what it isto love.

The Beast Within

The Beast Within Author Serena Valentino
ISBN-10 9781423196372
Year 2014-07-22
Pages 224
Language en
Publisher Disney Electronic Content
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A cursed prince sits alone in a secluded castle. Few have seen him, but those who claim they have say his hair is wild and nails are sharp--like a beast's! But how did this prince, once jovial and beloved by the people, come to be a reclusive and bitter monster? And is it possible that he can ever find true love and break the curse that has been placed upon him?

Disney Beauty and the Beast Lost in a Book

Disney Beauty and the Beast Lost in a Book Author Jennifer Donnelly
ISBN-10 1474883877
Year 2017-01-27
Pages 352
Language en
Publisher
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When Belle comes across a mysterious book in the beast's library, she finds herself transported to a fantasy world of her dreams, and she must uncover the secrets about the book before she is lost inside forever.

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast Author Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve
ISBN-10 9781365793509
Year 2017-03
Pages 90
Language en
Publisher Lulu.com
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This is the first published version of Beauty and the Beast, written by the French author Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve in the mid-18th century and translated by James Robinson Planche. It is a novel-length story intended for adult readers, addressing the issues of the marriage system of the day in which women had no right to choose their husband or to refuse to marry. There is also a wealth of rich back story as to how the Prince became cursed and revelations about Beauty's parentage, which fail to appear in subsequent versions of the now classic fairy tale.

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast Author Maria Tatar
ISBN-10 9781101992951
Year 2017-03-07
Pages 240
Language en
Publisher Penguin
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The “tale as old as time,” in versions from across the centuries and around the world—published to coincide with Disney’s live-action 3D musical film starring Emma Watson, Ian McKellen, Ewan McGregor, Audra McDonald, Kevin Kline, Stanley Tucci, Dan Stevens, and Emma Thompson Nearly every culture tells the story of Beauty and the Beast in one fashion or another. From Cupid and Psyche to India’s Snake Bride to South Africa’s “Story of Five Heads,” the partnering of beasts and beauties, of humans and animals in all their variety—cats, dogs, frogs, goats, lizards, bears, tortoises, monkeys, cranes, warthogs—has beguiled us for thousands of years, mapping the cultural contradictions that riddle every romantic relationship. In this fascinating volume, preeminent fairy tale scholar Maria Tatar brings together tales from ancient times to the present and from a wide variety of cultures, highlighting the continuities and the range of themes in a fairy tale that has been used both to keep young women in their place and to encourage them to rebel, and that has entertained adults and children alike. With fresh commentary, she shows us what animals and monsters, both male and female, tell us about ourselves, and about the transformative power of empathy. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,800 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Beauty and the Beast Belle s Library

Beauty and the Beast  Belle s Library Author Brittany Rubiano
ISBN-10 148478099X
Year 2017-01-31
Pages 208
Language en
Publisher Disney Press
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Disney's Belle is one of the best fictional bookworms around. But what exactly is on her reading list? In this unique literary journal, enjoy inspiring quotes from some of Belle's favorite books, as well as her insightful notes and colorful drawings. Includes a forward by noted Disney screenwriter Linda Woolverton.

Tale as Old as Time The Art and Making of Disney Beauty and the Beast Updated Edition

Tale as Old as Time  The Art and Making of Disney Beauty and the Beast  Updated Edition Author Charles Solomon
ISBN-10 1484758374
Year 2017-01-31
Pages 224
Language en
Publisher Disney Editions
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The Beauty and the Beast legend has a universal appeal; the tale exists in numerous versions throughout the world. After all of its ups and downs, Disney's Beauty and the Beast was released in 1991 to rave reviews and record-breaking business. The film was widely hailed as a technical and aesthetic breakthrough. It was the first of only three animated features ever to be nominated for an Oscar for Best Picture. Its success has since spun into a smash Broadway musical adaptation, intricately detailed environments at Walt Disney World, and soon a live-action movie musical directed by Bill Condon. This authoritative book features interviews with artists, producers, directors, writers, actors, and more from the various beloved installments-making it a treasure trove of delights for fans of the tale as old as time.

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast Author
ISBN-10 0736421971
Year 2004
Pages 24
Language en
Publisher Golden/Disney
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Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast.

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast Author Cynthia Rylant
ISBN-10 9781484750018
Year 2017-01-31
Pages
Language en
Publisher Disney Electronic Content
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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 illustration

Beauty and the Beast The Story of Belle

Beauty and the Beast  The Story of Belle Author Disney Book Group
ISBN-10 1484767209
Year 2016-01-05
Pages 112
Language en
Publisher Disney Press
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When Belle's father is captured, she takes his place as the fearsome Beast's prisoner. But life in the enchanted castle isn't as terrible as Belle imagines. She makes friends and sees a kinder side of the Beast. In order to break the spell, the Beast must learn to love another and be loved in return. But can this be done before the last rose petal falls? This collectible storybook includes beautiful full-color art in the style of the beloved film, Beauty and the Beast.

As Old As Time

As Old As Time Author Liz Braswell
ISBN-10 9781484707494
Year 2016-09-06
Pages
Language en
Publisher Disney Electronic Content
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What if Belle's mother cursed the Beast? As Old as Time is the third book in a new YA line that reimagines classic Disney stories in surprising new ways. When Belle touches the Beast's enchanted rose, memories flood through Belle's mind—memories of a mother she thought she would never see again. And, stranger still, she sees that her mother is none other than the beautiful enchantress who cursed the castle and all its inhabitants. Shocked and confused, Belle and the Beast will have to unravel a dark mystery about their families that is 21 years in the making.

Beauty

Beauty Author Robin McKinley
ISBN-10 9781446480342
Year 2011-08-31
Pages 272
Language en
Publisher Random House
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When the family business collapses, Beauty and her two sisters are forced to leave the city and begin a new life in the countryside. However, when their father accepts hospitality from the elusive and magical Beast, he is forced to make a terrible promise - to send one daughter to the Beast's castle, with no guarantee that she will be seen again. Beauty accepts the challenge, and there begins an extraordinary story of magic and love that overcomes all boundaries. This is another spellbinding and emotional tale embroidered around a fairytale from Robin McKinley, an award-winning American author.

Debating Disney

Debating Disney Author Douglas Brode
ISBN-10 9781442266094
Year 2016-06-30
Pages 252
Language en
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
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With stakes in film, television, theme parks, and merchandising, Disney continues to be one of the most dominant forces of popular culture around the globe. Films produced by the studio are usually blockbusters in nearly every country where they are released. However, despite their box office success, these films often generate as much disdain as admiration. While appreciated for their visual aesthetics, many of these same films are criticized for their cultural insensitivity or lack of historical fidelity. In Debating Disney: Pedagogical Perspectives on Commercial Cinema, Douglas Brode and Shea T. Brode have assembled a collection of essays that examine Disney’s output from the 1930s through the present day. Each chapter in this volume represents the conflicting viewpoints of contributors who look at Disney culture from a variety of perspectives. Covering both animated and live-action films as well as television programs, these essays discuss how the studio handles social issues such as race, gender, and culture, as well as its depictions of science and history. Though some of the essays in this volume are critical of individual films or television shows, they also acknowledge the studio’s capacity to engage audiences with the quality of their work. These essays encourage readers to draw their own conclusions about Disney productions, allowing them to consider the studio as the hero—as much as the villain—in the cultural deliberation. Debating Disney will be of interest to scholars and students of film as well as those with an interest in popular culture.