Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Cameron Dokey is the author of nearly thirty young adult novels. Her other fairy tales include, The Storyteller’s Daughter. : Golden: A Retelling of “Rapunzel” (Once upon a Time) ( ): Cameron Dokey, Mahlon F. Craft: Books. Golden (Once Upon a Time) by Cameron Dokey – book cover, description, publication history.

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And yet, despite all these, you find yourself unable to hate this accursed novel completely, even going so far as to proclaim that you like it? Hooray for girl power! That’s certainly not what love is. By giving each character a new identity and a new background, it was easier to relate to the characters even though the stories are based around fantasies but instead of Cinderella having an evil stepmother in this book she has a stepmother who at first hesitates when it came to kindness but after learning about each others past they become closer.

Add to Cart Add to Cart. I think there was a cuss word in Golden, when she, her adopted mom and the boy were getting ready to leave the house for good.

It actually took me quiet a few chapters to figure out which fairy tale it actually was. Not just merely retelling! Return to Book Page. I loved the fact that in this rendering, Rapunzel is completely bald. Not a sudden– oh, so I can’t treat you like a servant anymore?


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There were no major antagonists which made them fairly boring in the end. Det var en fin anledning tyckte jag.

Jun 27, Jennifer Camerln rated it it was ok Shelves: And love also broke the tension in the house. Rapunzel and Rue are also smart and questioning not just women who will fall in love at the drop of hat or enter things blindly. Mar 09, Rachael rated it it was amazing Shelves: This book was amazing!

Golden: A Retelling of “Rapunzel” (Once Upon a Time) by Cameron Dokey Book Reviews

Both Tender Morsels and Fables include graphic sex scenes and this book did not. Award Master List MI.

A possibility that becomes a choice. Cameron Dokey is the author of nearly thirty young adult novels. From the moment she was born, she was dislike by her mother and fed by the sorceress.

The one thing I really loved about Golden is camern Rapunzel was not the girl I thought she was and camegon the Rapunzel I came to know through the novel was not the girl I thought she was. Other books in this series.

Once: Before Midnight/Golden/Wild Orchid

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Ryan Calejo Release Date: We will also be hosting a give Melisande believes that Rue will be able to break the curse holding Rue in the tower. Beyond a Darkened Shore. A Sky for Us Alone. It is up to Rapunzel to figure out how to find true love and rescue Melisande’s daughter, Rue from her tower. They were always surprising me with twists in the plots. It’s all tied up in a pretty bow, and we’re told that it all works out.


To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Instead of giving us the barest facts and letting us judge for ourselves, the narrator–and golven, the author–imposes her views. My predictions were totally off for what ended up happening, but the ending Dokey gave was better than any ending I had imagined in my mind.

I would not want to be anywhere near someone camsron would treat others the way she treated ANY of them. I did not read wild orchid as I assumed it would be more of the same. Rapunzel deals with jealousy and her self esteem and helps Rue to find herself as well.