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Beauty and the Beast (Disney)

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Come be our guest in the Beast’s castle where teapots talk, spoons dance, and beautiful Belle discovers that things are never quite as they seem. Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is retold in the classic Little Golden Book format.
Hardcover, 24 pages
Published May 11th 2004 by Golden/Disney (first published November 1st 1991)
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Ahmad Sharabiani
Beauty and the Beast (Disney), Teddy Slater
Come be our guest in the Beast's castle where teapots talk, spoons dance, and beautiful Belle discovers that things are never quite as they seem. Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is retold in the classic Little Golden Book format.
تاریخ نخستین خوانش: اول ماه اکتبر سال 2004 میلادی
عنوان: دیو و دلبر (والت دیزنی)؛ مترجم: بسیاری از مترجمین؛ تهران، لوح دانش؛ کتابهای کفشدوزک، 1381، 12 ص، مصور، رنگی، 9647104480؛ موضوع: افسانه های مردمان و قصه های ماندگار - قرن 20 م
Apr 24, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: bookshelf
Desilude-me que o interior do livro não seja também com páginas duras, pois a ideia que tinha era que o livro era todo em "cartão". (ISBN 0736421971)
Excepto isto, adorei!! 4 estrelas e não cinco, pela pequena desilusão.
Mar 24, 2013 rated it it was amazing
In a castle, high upon a hill, there lived a prince, a selfish prince who only considered women with a lasting beauty equal to his own, he was very handsome but extremely vain.
One dreary night, there was a great knock at his door, on opening it, he discovered an aged hag, who begged him for shelter from the storm and a little to eat, but the vain prince turned her out into the storm, for he could gain nothing from her. On being turned away, the aged hag fuelled by anger, transformed into a beau
Nourhan Elkafrawy
May 23, 2017 rated it it was amazing
my childhood fairy tale
Mar 11, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: finished-read
Summary :Once upon time there lived a very rich merchant who had three sons and three daughters .The girls were all beautiful ,but the youngest was so lovely that she was Beauty.She was both beautiful and kind.She has a kind heart.And she still spent her time reading books instead of going to parties and balls.
She did many hard work,but she never complained.when his father lost his money in the ship in the sea.After a year ,news came that one of their father's ships had not been lost but,filled
Geo MaHa
اول مرة اقرأ القصة دى مع انى اسمع عنها كتير :D
بس عجبتنى .. المجموعة كلها عجبانى جدا والجرافيك تحفة
حبيت ^^
Dec 18, 2015 rated it really liked it
Alycia Kelly
Sep 09, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This story is about a prince who was turned into a Beast, because he refused to allow her to live in his castle. His servants were turned into servants as a consequence of the refusal, as well. If the Beast wanted to break the horrid spell, he had to make someone love him, before the last petal fell off of a rose. A woman named Belle ended up being the one who fell in love with the Beast, which then caused them to live happily ever after, once he turned back to a prince. There really is not much ...more
Jeffrey LeTempt
May 11, 2017 rated it it was amazing
All I have to say is it's Disney! What a great book for kids (Adult Jeff's as well) of all ages. This book makes me want to go to Disney work so that I can give Gaston a hard time at the park. If you haven't read this book to your kids, they are missing out. This book will show them that it's what's on the inside that counts.
Kristin Fisher
Oct 01, 2017 rated it really liked it
This is a wonderful book to use to teach children that beauty is not only on the outside, but also on the inside. You can't only like someone for what is on the outside, as inside they may be very caring, loving, and affectionate. Children will love how the beast transforms into a prince at the end of the story.
Jul 10, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2017
Its beauty and the beast of course I loved it :)
My favorite princess. Cute book for young children!
Sep 06, 2017 rated it really liked it
A well written book. Enjoyed reading it.
Oct 19, 2016 rated it it was amazing
My most favorite Disney princess story. Loved watching the movie again - this time with my son and then reading this small book.
Kelli Novak
Sep 24, 2016 rated it really liked it
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Come be our guest in the Beast’s castle where teapots talk, spoons dance, and beautiful Belle discovers that things are never quite as they seem.
Apr 24, 2014 rated it it was amazing
The classical Beauty and the Beast tells a story of a beast who was once a prince who was under a spell for being selfish. In order for the beast to turn into a prince again, he must find true love to undo the spell before all the rose petals fell. Belle, the beauty, lived in a close by village who's father was captured by the beast, where in return Belle sacrifices and offers herself to the beast. The beast was still unsure of how any girl would fall in love with him. However, the beauty and th ...more
Lauren L
Beauty and the beast is my all-time favorite fairy tale, ever. Belle is my favorite Disney princess and this book does a great job of telling the story. I always found this story so interesting how a beast would steal Belle in order to break a curse, but in the end fall in love with each other. This book makes me belief that there is truly beauty in everything. I think this book will teach kids not only that, but it will teach kids that everyone has a heart and everyone has feelings even if they ...more
Taylor Ford
Beauty and the Beast is a classic fantasy story. In this story Belle, is a very beautiful but odd girl. One day her father goes missing, and he ended up being at the feared beasts house. In order to get him out of the house, Belle takes his place. The Beast was once a man, but a witch cast a spell on him for being rude to her and turning her away when she asked for help. He now has to remain a beast until he feels true love. Belle is his last shot at becoming a man again, and she starts to fall ...more
Christian Sam
Mar 02, 2015 rated it really liked it
Beauty and the beast is one of my favorite traditional tales, it shows great pictures, combined with a great love story that is unexpected. This is a great read for children even though you might here a couple of "ewws" and "noo"'s out of the crowd once you read this story to them. This is a great read because children love books with animals in it, especially when they find out that they are talking animals.

A fierce, known to be unfriendly beast lives in a castle, but what most do not know is
Nicole Dylewicz
Aug 31, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Not only is this an awesome movie but it is also an awesome book. I highly reccomend children ages 4-10 to read this book. Even though I am 20, I love the way this book was written. There is a lot of pictures and details that make it seem as if you are actually in the novel and going through the experiences Bella and the Beast are going through. The pictures are big making it easy for the kids to see and pick out other details not mentioned in the story. A book like this teaches chidren that not ...more
The book is about this girl her dad is a inventer and his daughter Bell things he is wasting his time so he goes on this trip but he goes the wrong away and ends up rung away from wolfs and he runs into a castle. The horse returns to bell and she found something wrong and she gets on the horse and goes find him. She gets chased by the wolfs too. But she finds her dad but she also finds the beast she told him that she would take his life for him. When her dad got it he as trying to find a way to ...more
Belma Sarajlic
Nov 12, 2015 rated it really liked it
“This is my second picture book for Traditional Tales”

Beauty and the Beast is a story about a prince who who was unkind and selfish. He was transformed into a Beast because an enchantress saw that he had no love in his heart. Belle was beautiful and kind girl who lived in a French village. She met the Beast because she was looking for her father who was lost in the forest and was trapped in the castle of the Beast. As Belle tried to free her father she encountered the Beast. At the end the Beast
Marjorie Estavillo
Oct 09, 2012 rated it really liked it
Beauty and the Beast is always a great story to read or listen to! I really like this fairy tale, because it is different than all the others. Instead of prince charming coming to save Belle, she saved her prince charming. When an evil witch cast a spell on him turning him into a beast, Belle came and saved him from himself. I feel that this tale, unlike all of the rest of the disney princess tales, is tell its readers not to be superficial. This tale is spreading the message, that what is truly ...more
Jennifer Bollinger
Rate: 4

Review: the beauty and the beast is a classic children's book that is suitable for all young children. The beauty is living with the beast because her father has forced her to live with him until the beast gets really sick and she has to live with her father again. The beast agrees to marry the beauty in order to save her from her father. This book is a great book for young children because It teaches children that you do not always get your way because it showed it in the book when the b
Raegan Young
Apr 07, 2015 rated it really liked it
Beauty discovers her father has been taken prisoner by a beast and in an act to save him, she end up having to stay at the Beasts castle while her father is set free. At first they do not get along but over time a certain bond forms. The Beast offers Beauty to be set free and she does but once she is free she realizes she wants to be back with the Beast. the genre of this book is a fairytale, the format of this book is a picture book. the reading level for this book is middle level elementary. t ...more
Sep 27, 2008 rated it liked it
Recommends it for: younger students
This book is about a rich merchant who had three daughters, though the two older were selfish and mean,although the youngest beauty was the kindest out of all of them. The merchant then became poor and went out and got lost in a storm then he saw a huge palace and went towards it as he got closer the door swung open and infront of him was a meal for one person so he sat down and ate then found a bed to sleep in.The next day he headed back for home on the way picking flowers for beauty until he h ...more
Jenny williams
Dec 03, 2012 rated it it was amazing
I have always had a tad bit of jealousy towards Beauty but I've never been able to understand where her head is at in this book! I realize beauty is more than skin deep but this fella is a freaking monster! I would be terrified for my life that he would just eat me whole as an appetizer if I ever gave him any lip. I guess that's why it is a fictional children's book but I think about things like that when I read children's books. The ending makes this book a true heart melt and will definitely r ...more
Beauty and the Beast is another Disney fairy tale that all children love. Although it seems like just a pointless fairy tale it has a good moral to the story. The "beast" had a beastly personality and was not the best person that he could be so in return he was turned into a beast. The only way that he would turn back into his normal handsome self was if someone fell in love with him. Of course he gets Belle to fall in love with him in the end and they live happily ever after, the moral of the s ...more
Heeba Haider
Mar 23, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Family
Recommended to Heeba by: My Parents
Beauty and the Beast by Disney Golden Books was one of my favourite books to read when I developed a high interest in reading at an early age of childhood.
It is an amazing book which can be read to kids during bedtime or anytime of the day. Parent should encourage their children to read and not sit on the internet and play online games all the time.
A small love story with a moral.
Best for warm cozy nights in the living room with your kids gathered around with hot chocolate in their hands, loo
Jasmeet Dagen
Jun 01, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: 4 to 10 Year olds
Recommended to Jasmeet by: Mum
A classic Disney fairy tale with a very important moral in there to teaches young children not to judge a person by their appearance.

Although the story is full of romance, singing, dancing and magic the book holds an underlying story line that children can access and make sense of in a child friendly way. Having grown up with this story and sharing with my own children I have experienced how children have an awareness of trying to see what the beast was wrong for doing when the enchantress knoc
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