The eldest daughter is often doomed in fairy tales. But BellaIsabella Beauchamps, daughter of a wealthy merchantvows to escape the usual pitfalls. Anxious to avoid the traditional path, Bella dons a red cloak and ventures into the forbidden forest to consult with Granny, the local wisewoman. But on the way home she's attacked by a wolfwho turns out to be a cursed bleman. Secluded in his castle, Bella is torn between her family and this strange man who creates marvelous inventions and makes her laughwhen he isn't howling at the moon. Bella kws all too well that breaking spells is never easy. But a determined beauty, a wizard (after all, he's only an occasional werewolf) and a little Godmotherly interference might just be able to bring about a happy ending.
New York Times bestselling author Mercedes Lackey has written over one hundred titles and has no plans to slow down. Known best for her tales of Valdemar and The Five Hundred Kingdoms, she's also a prolific lyricist and records her own music.
Paperback / softback
Romance & Sagas
Tale of the Five Hundred Kingdoms
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Country of Publication
Mills & Boon
Mass market (rack) paperback,Unsewn / adhesive bound