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East o' the Sun & West o' the Moon

3.9 of 5 stars 3.90  ·  rating details  ·  10 ratings  ·  3 reviews
A girl travels east of the sun and west of the moon to free her beloved prince from a magic spell.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published October 20th 1988 by Philomel Books
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Caroline Berg
This is my favorite tale of all time. It is a little like Beauty and the Beast, but Beauty is not passive, oh no, she goes out and fights for her man. It is a little like Eros and Psyche - beware! Do not look upon the one you love! Or terrible tasks await you! It is a tale of greed for money, greed for titles, greed for a kingdom. And it is a tale of love - love of family, love of a stranger, and what people will do for love. The heroine grows through the tale, you can see her gain wisdom and re ...more
Rachel Thomas
title: East o' the Sun and West o' the Moon (traditional fantasy)
author: none
illustrator: Gillian Barlow
Publisher: Philomel Books
Date of publication:1988
Summary: The lassie works hard so that she can find the prince to marry him. She shows what true love really is. I really enjoyed this book
This was my first time reading the book... it was interesting. I will read other versions of it, but I did not really like it because it was odd and not congruent to me. In a sense, it seemed almost like a kidnapping.
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