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Beauty (1991) [Novel]
by Sheri S. Tepper Rating: Weighted - 6.1 / Average - 6.0 of 10 (9 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

On her 16th birthday the princess Beauty sidesteps the sleeping curse placed upon her by her wicked aunt, the fairy Carabosse - only to be kidnapped by visitors from another time and place, far from the picturesque castle in 14th century England. She is taken to the world of the future, a savage society where, even amongst the teeming billions, she is utterly alone. As she travels magically to places both imaginary and real, Beauty eventually comes to understand her special place in humanity's destiny.

Original title: Beauty
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasyFairy Tales
FictionFantasyTime Travel
FictionScience FictionSocial Criticism

Edition #1: Beauty

Beauty (1991)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "Magnificent. . .This adult fairly tale entertains and delivers a message in the best tradition of the fantasy classics" The Denver Post
  • "Tepper is a wise and compassionate narrator, and when it comes to spinning a yarn that you don't ever want to stop reading, there are few better spinners than she" The Magazine Of Fantasy & Science Fiction
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Beauty (2001)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London, UK
Publisher: Gollancz
ISBN: 1857987225
Dimensions: 5.2 x 7.8 x 1.2 in
Pages: 476

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Beauty (1991)

ISBN: 0553295276

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