Another retelling review! (I should just give these a separate category.)
As Old as Time retells the story of Beauty and the Beast, except this time it’s Beauty’s mother who cursed the Beast. The story features a kingdom full of magical creatures, a conceited and insipid Gaston, and an insane asylum. Add the classic castle full of talking furniture, a cute tea service, and a wonderful love story, and this book should be a smashing success.
Unfortunately, it’s not. Continue reading “As Old as Time: Beauty and the Beast Retelling”