Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Gr –Privileged, popular, and proud, high school student Kyle Kingsbury knows he can get away with. Alex Flinn loves fairy tales and is the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Beastly, a spin on Beauty and the Beast that was named a VOYA Editor’s. Buy the eBook Beastly, Kendra Chronicles by Alex Flinn online from Australia’s leading online eBook store. Download eBooks from Booktopia today.

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The Beauty of Darkness.

It all started because of a witch. I went to the library and took out books on writing.

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Deseando leer el siguiente. Will he learn to observe the beauty in his daily life? When he plays a prank on the wrong girl he is cursed into a beast and we quickly learn this guy had nothing. It doesn’t develop eboom nightbut over a long period of time, which I adore.

I am uber excited to see the Movie! It started very strong, but fizzled a little by the end. It’s hard to feel interest in characters who are so shallow and dull. Why did she turn me into a beast who hides by day and prowls by night?

Beastly (Beastly, #1; Kendra Chronicles, #1) by Alex Flinn

The time is now. I highly recommend this modern day version of ‘ Beauty and the Beast. This was the very first beast that I felt not pity for at first,but as I found out about him I started to understand him better,that’s the sign of a great storyteller.


A little Cheesy at times, but it wasn’t a huge part of the story. It might even be my favorite fairy tale retelling that I’ve read so far. And most of all, the girl who he gets to fall in love with him drove me crazy.

Endure Defy, Book 3. There is nothing extraordinary about her, aside maybe her mental strength, but she’s the one who manages to save Kyle, both from his curse and himself. To Kill a Kingdom. Having said that, this was an uneven book.

Jan 17, Joyzi rated it liked it Recommends it for: Yes, the spell, the one the witch in my English class cast on me. LOL all in all I enjoyed the story it just was not what I wanted it to be. He values looks and money over everything.

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Really a awful person that deserve a witch lesson about inside beauty. I thought his dbook in the story was just honestly charming.

Going back to the idea that the story takes place in India or the Middle East, where our “Beauty” would have been betrothed since birth. Lindy appears in the middle of the book. Learning that nothing real comes when you buy it, that you’ve got to earn someone’s respect and trust. There is a movie adaptation of Beastly coming out and since Vanessa Hudgens is playing Lindy, I guess the moral of the story was lost in production View all 10 comments.

I always think that there is still some goodness in him. And then, I’ll tell you how I became perfectly. Not quite wolf or bear, gorilla or dog but a horrible new creature Beastly by Alex Flinn is a creative, modern telling of the fairy tale Beauty and the Beast. She’s the one to teach him money vlinn looks don’t matter as long as you’ve got a good heart.


I thought this was a really important topic, as 27 percent of teenage girls surveyed have been hit by a boyfriend. Heck, I would be grabbing the first sharp object I saw and not stopping alxe think whether or not this kidnapper was a good guy. I understand what is represents, but it didn’t do its job to reel me in being the cover judger that I am.

His idea of entertainment is to laugh at the less fortunatelook-wise and money-wise. In a real marriage there would be social pressures to act in a certain ways that would challenge the girl’s independence more than just being locked in a castle. Beaatly Defy, Book 1. This probably influenced m NOTE: Could the female character have been more richly developed? Flame in the Mist. A Court of Mist and Fury. In alot or retelling, it seems that most of the admiration goes towards beauty and sometimes knowledge.

But if he fails to find her, he will remain a beast forever. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them.

View all 25 comments. I heard a few good reviews about it. Beastpy appearance is the only thing that separates her from “Beauties” of past. But I did change my feelings as his actions and thoughts took a turn for the better.