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Princess of the Midnight Ball

Jessica Day George

Princess of the Midnight Ball

by Jessica Day George

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Bloomsbury Children"s Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy tales,
  • Princesses -- Fiction,
  • Dancing -- Fiction,
  • Soldiers -- Fiction,
  • Magic -- Fiction,
  • Blessing and cursing -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A retelling of the tale of twelve princesses who wear out their shoes dancing every night, and of Galen, a former soldier now working in the king"s gardens, who follows them in hopes of breaking the curse.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Jessica Day George.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.G3295 Pri 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17099141M
    ISBN 101599903229
    ISBN 109781599903224
    LC Control Number2008030310
    OCLC/WorldCa244246519

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      Princess of the Midnight Ball (Book): George, Jessica Day: A retelling of the tale of twelve princesses who wear out their shoes dancing every night, and of Galen, a former soldier now working in the king's gardens, who follows them in hopes of breaking the curse. Princess of the Midnight Ball After those who were well enough had gone to dinner, Rose closed her eyes and took a nap. She slept better than she had in weeks, months even, with the bouquet of roses propped up on the pillows near her cheek.

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Princess of the midnight ball is a classic take on the well-known fairy tale of the Twelve Dancing Princesses, but decidedly much darker. this version of the story involves an ancient curse passed down to the princesses from their foolish mother and the mysterious deaths of the several princes who try to solve the mystery.

its plot, however, doesn't really veer into unexpected territory, which meant that it /5. 'Princess of the Midnight Ball' is a lovely fairy tale inspired novel. Set in a fantasy historical-Germanic country, it tells the story of Galen, a young soldier who, at the end of a war, comes to work for relatives at the palace and befriends twelve princesses who wear through dancing slippers every night despite being locked in their rooms and by: 1.

As the stakes grow higher, Rose and Galen will have to work together to break the curse and save Westfalin from threats found both underground and above in Princess of the Midnight Ball () by Jessica Day George. Princess of the Midnight Ball is the first book in George's trilogy of companion novels following the princesses of : Bloomsbury USA.

Princess of the Midnight Ball by Jessica Day George is set in the Germany-inspired kingdom of Westfalin—a kingdom struggling to get back on its feet after a long and terrible war.

To add to the King’s burdens, every night his twelve daughters produce worn. A tale of twelve Princess of the Midnight Ball book doomed to dance until dawn Galen is a young soldier returning from war; Rose is one of twelve princesses condemned to dance each night for the King Under Stone.

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At its heart, Princess of the Midnight Ballis truly a novel for Young Adults. It’s an enchanting, if straightforward, tale about good and love triumphing over evil, curses bought and broken, and happy ever-afters.

Which isn’t a bad thing — sometimes you want to read the happy stuff. A fantasy YA series featuring the retelling of three fairytales: The Twelve Dancing Princesses, Cinderella, and Little Red Riding : Jessica Day George.

George, Jessica Day. Princess of the Midnight Ball. Bloomsbury. pages. It's narrated by a boy. Perhaps not the most eloquent way to start the review. But it's something not so obvious.

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Free download or read online Princess of the Midnight Ball pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in January 20thand was written by Jessica Day George.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. Publication Order of Princess of the Midnight Ball Books. Princess of the Midnight Ball () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: Princess of Glass () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: Princess of the Silver Woods () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: Publication Order of Castle Glower Books.

Princess of the Midnight Ball - Jessica Day George - Google Books New York Times bestselling author Jessica Day George re-imagines the classic fairy-tale, The Twelve Dancing Princesses, in this 4/5(50). Princess of the Midnight Ball book by Jessica Day George Teen & Young Adult Books > Teen Fantasy Books Princess of the Midnight Ball (Twelve Dancing Princesses) (Book #1 in the The Princesses of Westfalin Trilogy Series)Cited by: 1.

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Thursdays With the Crown. Bloomsbury Publishing USA, - Juvenile Fiction - pages 57 Reviews Rose is one of twelve princesses forced to dance through the night in an underground palace. The key to breaking the spell 4/5(57). Download PDF Princess Of The Midnight Ball book full free.

Princess Of The Midnight Ball available for download and read online in other formats. A tale of twelve princesses doomed to dance until dawn Galen is a young soldier returning from war; Rose is one of twelve princesses condemned to dance each night for the King Under Stone.

Together Galen and Rose will search for a way to break the curse that forces the princesses to /5(11). Gr –George continues with her novelization of fairy tales by placing Princess Poppy, one of three surviving sisters from Princess of the Midnight Ball (Bloomsbury, ) at the center of a Cinderella plot that includes a bewitchingly evil premise/5().

As she did so deliciously with 's Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow, George takes another fairy tale, "The Twelve Dancing Princesses," and turns it into a rich and engaging novel. Princess Rose and her 11 sisters must dance each night for the King Under Stone, even when they grow exhausted and ill.

They cannot explain their enchantment, cast when their dead mother bargained for both their births. Princess of the Midnight Ball. Returning home from the war, young Galen finds work with his mother’s family in the royal gardens. There he learns that the king’s twelve daughters have a secret: every night they dance their shoes to tatters, but no one knows how or why.Princess of the Midnight Ball.

By Jessica Day George. Grades.X. Genre. Fiction This book retells the tale of twelve princesses who wear out their shoes dancing every third night, and of Galen, a former soldier now working in the king's gardens, who follows them in .Princess of the Midnight Ball is a lovely retelling of the fairy tale of The Twelve Dancing Princesses.

Jessica Day George doesn't break much new ground here - it follows the original fairy tale pretty closely - but she fills in the details nicely, making for an enjoyable read.