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A beautiful, new edition of the beloved fantasy hailed as "the stuff of epic tale telling" (Booklist), perfect for fans of Beauty and the Beast from New York Times best-selling author Edith Pattou.

Rose has always longed for adventure, so when an enormous white bear appears one evening and makes her a mysterious offer, she accepts. In exchange for health and prosperity for her ailing family, she must live with the white bear in a distant castle. But Rose soon realizes that all isn't as it seems. As she tries to settle into her new life, she makes a devastating mistake. Now she must choose: return to her safe and loving family or go on a dangerous quest to fix what she has broken--and perhaps lose her heart along the way. A sweeping romantic epic as timeless as any fairy tale and thrilling as only the best fantasy novels can be.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 507 pages
  • 134.87 x 205.23 x 31.75mm | 480.81g
  • United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0152052216
  • 9780152052218
  • 185,339

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"A rich tapestry that will resonate with readers . . . . epic tale telling." (starred review)
-- (09/01/2003)
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41,928 ratings
4.14 out of 5 stars
5 44% (18,498)
4 33% (13,803)
3 18% (7,360)
2 4% (1,704)
1 1% (563)
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