Pictures of the Night (Egerton Hall, #3)
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Pictures of the Night (Egerton Hall #3)

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In a tale that mirrors "Snow White," eighteen-year-old Bella is leading a carefree bohemian lifestyle the summer before college, living and singing with a band in London and Paris. But over the course of a few weeks, she finds herself in danger more than once--and she can't help but suspect the two mysterious women who remind her of her jealous stepmother, Marjorie.
Paperback, 192 pages
Published August 1st 2005 by HMH Books for Young Readers (first published 1992)
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Amelia Jamison
Oct 03, 2009 Amelia Jamison rated it 3 of 5 stars
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I just read this book in an evening of sleeplessness. This book is a modernish take on the fairy tale Snow White. Since I was a child, I have been a fan of fairy tales. Even now, I prefer my reads to have justice for the bad guys and 'happily ever after' for the good ones. I really enjoyed this book's parallels with the traditional fairy tale. That is, until the end. I really felt like the end of the book was over so quickly and with so many loose strings that it lost its fairy tale charm. I wou...more
karen
"Pictures of the Night" was my favorite of the Egerton Hall series, probably because Bella, the heroine, is the most interesting of the three Egerton classmates. Snow White has always been one of my favorite fairy tales, so that might have helped a little, too, since that's the story being retold in this installment.

Believe it or not, there is love at first sight up in here, and it's the most obnoxious lovestruckness in all three books. It's a little understandable, I mean, AT LEAST half the tim...more
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Emily (Heinlen) Davis
I just couldn't get into this book. Right from the start, it seemed like the author was trying to hide something from the reader and that annoyed me. Also, it contained too many long descriptions. Not my type of book.
Jessica
Snow White's story and my favorite (that's saying a lot) of the three. Very faithful to the original fairy tale.
Kricket
the snow white installment. i enjoyed it but the ending was too rushed.
Bridgett
Not my favorite retelling of Snow White, though it was enjoyable.
flajol
Modern version of a classic fairytale.
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Retelling of Snow White.
Tara
A very racy read.
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