Before Midnight by Cameron Dokey – “ONCE UPON A TIME” IS TIMELESS Etienne de Brabant is brokenhearted. His wife has died in childbirth, leaving him . Journey to faraway fairy tale lands with atmospheric retellings of three beloved tales. Before Midnight revisits Cinderella’s story in France, Golden puts a new. Read Before Midnight by Cameron Dokey and Mahlon F. Craft by Cameron Dokey and Mahlon F. Craft by Cameron Dokey, Mahlon F. Craft for free with a 30 day.

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Shunned by her father, Cendrillon is raised by her elderly nursemaid alongside a foundling that her father brings home a few days after her birth: A Cruel Beauty Novella. Sometimes you meet someone and you KNOW they are special.

I would not want to be anywhere near someone who would treat others the way she treated ANY of them. When an invitation to a great ball reaches the family, La Cendrillon’s new stepmother will make a decision with far-reaching effects. In this version, the father is not dead, but rather dookey all of the time.

Books by Cameron Dokey. I also loved that her stepmother was nice and loving when she needed someone to love. But overall, I really enjoyed it and will be reading more from this author. I’m really glad everyone had a happy ending here. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second midnifht.

There are other traditional elements here, from the prince choosing his bride from all of the nobly born maidens of the kingdom, pumpkins, but it is also rather down-to-earth as well.


Cendrillon as a character wasn’t perfect for me. Love is something that grows.

Before Midnight: A Retelling of Cinderella by Cameron Dokey

Not a sudden– oh, so I can’t treat you like a servant anymore? Etienne de Brabant is brokenhearted. This book was my introduction to Cameron Dokey’s writing!

When Cendrillon’s mother dies after giving birth to her, her father, Etienne de Brabant, blames his newborn daughter. Imagine my screaming rage when I found out it was entirely true! Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Bu it came as a suprise when they got news that the father had remarried, and that the wife and her two daughters where coming out to the house to live. I really liked how the step mother and two step sisters were written, the love interests, and Old Mathilde the stand-in for the fairy godmother.

Cameron Dokey’s contributions to the “Once Upon a Time” series are undoubtedly the finest, but her retelling of Cinderella is initially a little hit and miss.

Oddly, in time, they four females form a bond. Not I wish I had read these stories when I was younger. The whole story just made me happy, which is what a fairy tales should do. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. The Archer, the Horse and the Princess. His name would be Raoul and he and Cend Extremely wary was I of this one.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? The World Above Once upon a Time. You submitted the following rating and review. I loved when he finally figured out even though he lost his mind for a second there. She has a collection of over 50 old sci-fi and horror films. Heidi February 13, at 1: When an invitation to a great ball reaches the family, La Cendrillon’s new stepmother will make a decision with far-reaching effects.


But all three in one book cost 9. Jun 27, Jennifer DigiWrit rated it it was ok Shelves: This was totally refreshing because Cinderella never grows up with a brother or any other siblings really.

Book Review: Before Midnight by Cameron Dokey

Apr 26, Clare Holman-Hobbs rated it did not like it Shelves: Great book if you like retellings. So why did I like it so much? I liked a pitiful amount of elements.

I think I would have actually liked these books a lot if they had just skipped the romance altogether. When the sorcress explains that she has a daughter with long luscious blond hair who needs to find true love, Rapunzel needs to help.

The Cinderella Reviews: Before Midnight by Cameron Dokey | Cecily J Sorrel

The ending was a bit predictable, but equally enjoyable. Violet Eyes Once upon a Time.

I did like Golden well enough, and at least the romance was built up a little bit.

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