While Beauty Slept by Elizabeth Blackwell audiobook

While Beauty Slept

By Elizabeth Blackwell
Read by Wanda McCaddon

Tantor Audio
12.89 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781452687896

I am not the sort of person about whom stories are told. And so begins Elise Dalriss's story. When she hears her great-granddaughter recount a minstrel's tale about a beautiful princess asleep in a tower, it pushes open a door to the past, a door Elise has long kept locked. For Elise was the companion to the real princess who slumbered—and she is the only one left who knows what actually happened so many years ago. Her story unveils a labyrinth where secrets connect to an inconceivable evil. As only Elise understands all too well, the truth is no fairy tale...

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Summary

Summary

I am not the sort of person about whom stories are told.

And so begins Elise Dalriss's story. When she hears her great-granddaughter recount a minstrel's tale about a beautiful princess asleep in a tower, it pushes open a door to the past, a door Elise has long kept locked. For Elise was the companion to the real princess who slumbered—and she is the only one left who knows what actually happened so many years ago. Her story unveils a labyrinth where secrets connect to an inconceivable evil. As only Elise understands all too well, the truth is no fairy tale...

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Blackwell, previously a reporter and romance writer, makes her historical fiction debut with a gripping tale full of romance, secrets, and promises made and broken. This beautiful, original reinterpretation of a classic story is engrossing and often surprising. Library Journal Starred Review

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Author Bio: Elizabeth Blackwell

Author Bio: Elizabeth Blackwell

Elizabeth Blackwell is the author of The Shadow of Lakecrest and While Beauty Slept. A graduate of Northwestern University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, she lives outside Chicago with her family and piles of books she is absolutely, positively going to read someday.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 12.89
Audience: Adult
Language: English