A curse so dark and lonely: Cursebreakers Series, Book 1
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" Has everything you'd want in a retelling of a classic fairy tale." - Jodi Picoult, New York Times bestselling author of A Spark of Light and Small Great Things "Absolutely spellbinding." - Stephanie Garber, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Caraval and Legendary
In a lush, contemporary fantasy retelling of Beauty and the Beast, Brigid Kemmerer gives readers another compulsively readable romance perfect for fans of Marissa Meyer. Fall in love, break the curse.
It once seemed so easy to Prince Rhen, the heir to Emberfall. Cursed by a powerful enchantress to repeat the autumn of his eighteenth year over and over, he knew he could be saved if a girl fell for him. But that was before he learned that at the end of each autumn, he would turn into a vicious beast hell-bent on destruction. That was before he destroyed his castle, his family, and every last shred of hope.
Nothing has ever been easy for Harper. With her father long gone, her mother dying, and her brother barely holding their family together while constantly underestimating her because of her cerebral palsy, she learned to be tough enough to survive. But when she tries to save someone else on the streets of Washington, DC, she's instead somehow sucked into Rhen's cursed world.
Break the curse, save the kingdom.
A prince? A monster? A curse? Harper doesn't know where she is or what to believe. But as she spends time with Rhen in this enchanted land, she begins to understand what's at stake. And as Rhen realizes Harper is not just another girl to charm, his hope comes flooding back. But powerful forces are standing against Emberfall . . . and it will take more than a broken curse to save Harper, Rhen, and his people from utter ruin.
Level 4.2, 17 Points
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|Grouping Title||curse so dark and lonely|
|Grouping Author||kemmerer brigid|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-10-20 09:58:02AM|
|Last Indexed||2019-10-20 10:01:37AM|
Bordeaux - Teen Fiction
Inglewood - Teen Fiction
Main Library - Teen Fiction
|display_description||Eighteen for the three hundred twenty-seventh time, Prince Rhen despairs of breaking the curse that turns him into a beast at the end of each day until feisty Harper enters his life.|
|local_callnumber_catalog||YA Fiction Kemmere|
|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
Blessing and cursing -- Fiction
Cerebral palsy -- Fiction
Magic -- Fiction
People with disabilities -- Fiction
Princes -- Fiction
Young adult fiction
|title_display||A curse so dark and lonely|
A Curse So Dark and Lonely Cursebreakers Series, Book 1
A curse so dark and lonely / Brigid Kemmerer
|title_short||A curse so dark and lonely|
|title_sub||Cursebreakers Series, Book 1|
Blessing and cursing
People with disabilities
Young Adult Fiction
Young adult fiction