Beast

A Tale of Love and Revenge
Narrated by: Lucy James
Length: 8 hrs and 45 mins
3.5 out of 5 stars (10 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Filled with magic and fierce emotion, Lisa Jensen's multilayered novel will make you question all you think you know about beauty, beastliness, and happily ever after. 

They say Château Beaumont is cursed. But servant-girl Lucie can’t believe such foolishness about handsome Jean-Loup Christian Henri LeNoir, Chevalier de Beaumont, master of the estate. But when the chevalier's cruelty is revealed, Lucie vows to see him suffer. A wisewoman grants her wish, with a spell that transforms Jean-Loup into monstrous-looking Beast, reflecting the monster he is inside. 

But Beast is nothing like the chevalier. Jean-Loup would never patiently tend his roses; Jean-Loup would never attempt poetry; Jean-Loup would never express remorse for the wrong done to Lucie. Gradually, Lucie realizes that Beast is an entirely different creature from the handsome chevalier, with a heart more human than Jean-Loup’s ever was. 

Lucie dares to hope that noble Beast has permanently replaced the cruel Jean-Loup - until an innocent beauty arrives at Beast’s château with the power to break the spell.

©2018 Lisa Jensen (P)2018 Audible, Inc.

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A different view on the classic story

You will meet Lucy, she is a servant for Master Beaumont. Master has done a terrible thing to Lucy and she seeks revenge. With the help from an old woman in the forest, they put an enchantment on the estate, including Lucy. How will this enchantment be broken, and how will there be a happily ever after for anyone? You will have to read to find out.

Except for a disturbing scene in the beginning, this was a fun new twist on the classic story. Here the story from a new point of view.

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not for me

ugh. the last chapter was the only good part. only it had been just as good for the rest of the book.