Author: Rosamund Hodge

Review | Cruel Beauty by Rosa..

Posted February 18, 2015 by Tina in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review |  Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge

I was expecting a re-telling of Beauty and the Beast, when I first read the synopsis but soon I realized that was the wrong mentality to go into this book with. If you go into this book thinking it’s Disney’s version of Beauty and the Beast, you’ll be highly disappointed. I had to take a step back and remember I was reading a different version of Beauty and the Beast. This one is dark and gloomy. Cruel Beauty takes place in a magical world known as Arcadia. Arcadia has been cursed for hundreds of years and ruled by the Gentle Lord who bargains with the foolish. He unleashes his demons who either drive the people of Arcadia mad or they don’t live to tell who did it, at least that’s how the story has been told throughout the years. One thing is certain the Gentle Lord must be stopped. Nyx […]