The Ugly Duchess

Author: Eloisa James
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0748130721
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“Thepapers are all calling her the 'Ugly Duchess,' ” his valet replied miserably. “
What?” “The'ugly duchess,' a play on that fairy tale 'The Ugly Duckling.' My lord,
please keep your voice down. Her ladyship isnext door. Sheretired to her room
directly after returning fromthe modiste.” “When you saythe 'papers,' which ones
do you mean, precisely?” James pulled offhis shirt and tossediton the bed. Daisy
mustbe devastated. They were all blasted liars. He'd kill the scribblers himself ...

Seduced By A Pirate

Author: Eloisa James
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1405525037
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The answer can be found by comparing Griffin's success here to James's success
in The Ugly Duchess, my most recent fairy tale. That novel is spun, obviously,
from Hans Christian Andersen's “The Ugly Duckling.” My version puts together a
duckling and a pirate, with a touch of “Cinderella”—and a dash of Coco Chanel.
Theo, the duchess in question, is a witty, lovable heroine. And of course, James (
and Griffin) sail the seven seas, tattooed and muscled and altogether delectable.

Kleine Meerjungfrauen Und H Ssliche Entlein

Author: Hans Christian Andersen
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ISBN: 9783806749731
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6 bekannte Märchen von Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) u.a. äDäumelinchenä, äDer standhafte Zinnsoldatä, äDie Nachtigallä, äDie Prinzessin auf der Erbseä. - Ab 8.

As You Wish

Author: Eloisa James
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1405525266
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The answer canbe found by comparing Griffin's success here to James's success
in The Ugly Duchess, my most recent fairy tale. That novel is spun, obviously,
from Hans Christian Andersen's “The Ugly Duckling.” My version puts together a
duckling and a pirate, with a touch of “Cinderella”—and a dash of Coco Chanel.
Theo, the duchess in question, is a witty, lovable heroine. And of course, James (
and Griffin) sail the seven seas, tattooed and muscled and altogether delectable.

The Oxford Companion To Fairy Tales

Author: Jack Zipes
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199689822
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didacticism made his 'love-gift of a fairy-tale' so popular that his books were
second only to the Bible in bourgeois Victorian nurseries. Alice's commercial
value rose as she was reproduced on ... Alice, the Mad Hatter, and the Ugly
Duchess had long entered national folklore by 1928, when Sotheby's auctioned
the original manuscript for the unheard-of sum of £15,400; it was later sold to the
Parke-Bernet Galleries for $50,000. In 1948, to show its appreciation of Britain's
war efforts, the ...

Alice S Adventures In Wonderland And Through The Looking Glass

Author: Lewis Carroll
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141956739
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... the importance of hisown work in this development. The Alice books combine
modern and 'romance' elements, psychology and comedy, in a highly original,
liberating way that was at home withthe realworld ofVictorian childhood ontheone
hand, andthe kinds of meaning codedinfantastic fairy tales onthe other, and had
no truck with the ugly didacticism associatedwith the Ugly Duchess's 'Everything's
gotamoral, if only you canfind it.' This bringsus backtothe altercationbetween
Alice ...

To Wed A Rake

Author: Eloisa James
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101611103
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Theplotis borrowed from Shakespeare, who borrowed it from afairy tale. Ifind that
fact delightful, because for the lastfew yearsI have been doing the same.SofarI've
writtenA KissatMidnight (“Cinderella”), When Beauty Tamedthe Beast, The Duke
isMine (“The Princess and the Pea”), and The Ugly Duchess (“Ugly Duckling”). I
hadsomany questions ... Ihope you lovemyversion of Shakespeare's fairy tale,
and perhaps givemyother fairy tales a chance as well. Withbestwishes, Chapter
One ...

The Complete Fairy Tales Of Hans Christian Andersen 127 Stories In One Volume

Author: Hans Christian Andersen
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 8026838467
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From the most beloved writer of children's stories and fairy tales, including The
Little Mermaid, The Snow Queen, The Ugly Duckling, The Nightingale, The
Emperor's New Clothes, Thumbelina and more Hans Christian Andersen ... He
thought of all those who had once suffered from starvation, of Saint Elizabeth,
who once wandered on the earth, the saint of his home and his childhood, the
noble Duchess of Thuringia, that highly esteemed lady who visited the poorest
villages, bringing ...

The Complete Fairy Tales Of Hans Christian Andersen 120 Stories In One Volume

Author: Hans Christian Andersen
Publisher: e-artnow (Open Publishing)
ISBN: 802684825X
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From the most beloved writer of children's stories and fairy tales, including The
Little Mermaid, The Snow Queen, The Ugly Duckling, The Nightingale, The
Emperor's New Clothes, Thumbelina and more Hans Christian Andersen ... He
thought of all those who had once suffered from starvation, of Saint Elizabeth,
who once wandered on the earth, the saint of his home and his childhood, the
noble Duchess of Thuringia, that highly esteemed lady who visited the poorest
villages, bringing ...