Beauty of the Beast

by Rachel L. Demeter
FairyTale Retellings, #1
Publication Date: March 15, 2017
Genres: Historical Romance, Fairy Tale Retelling, Gothic Romance, Adult

Experience the world’s most enchanting and timeless love story—retold with a dark and realistic twist.

A BEAST LIVING IN THE SHADOW OF HIS PAST

Reclusive and severely scarred Prince Adam Delacroix has remained hidden inside a secluded, decrepit castle ever since he witnessed his family’s brutal massacre. Cloaked in shadow, with only the lamentations of past ghosts for company, he has abandoned all hope, allowing the world to believe he died on that tragic eve twenty-five years ago.

A BEAUTY IN PURSUIT OF A BETTER FUTURE

Caught in a fierce snowstorm, beautiful and strong-willed Isabelle Rose seeks shelter at a castle—unaware that its beastly and disfigured master is much more than he appears to be. When he imprisons her gravely ill and blind father, she bravely offers herself in his place.

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

Stripped of his emotional defenses, Adam’s humanity reawakens as he encounters a kindred soul in Isabelle. Together they will wade through darkness and discover beauty and passion in the most unlikely of places. But when a monster from Isabelle’s former life threatens their new love, Demrov’s forgotten prince must emerge from his shadows and face the world once more…

Perfect for fans of Beauty and the Beast and The Phantom of the Opera, Beauty of the Beast brings a familiar and well-loved fairy tale to life with a rich setting in the kingdom of Demrov and a captivating, Gothic voice.

Content Warning: This is an edgy retelling of the classic fairy tale. Due to strong sexual content, profanity, and dark subject matter, including an instance of sexual assault committed by the villain, Beauty of the Beast is not intended for readers under the age of 18.

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About Rachel L. Demeter

Rachel L. Demeter lives in the beautiful hills of Anaheim, California with Teddy, her goofy lowland sheepdog, and her high school sweetheart of fourteen years. She enjoys writing poignant romances that challenge the reader’s emotions and explore the redeeming power of love.

Imagining dynamic worlds and characters has been Rachel’s passion for longer than she can remember. Before learning how to read or write, she would dictate stories while her mother would record them for her. She holds a special affinity for the tortured hero and unconventional romances. Whether crafting the protagonist or antagonist, she ensures every character is given a soul.

Rachel endeavors to defy conventions by blending elements of romance, suspense, and horror. Some themes her stories never stray too far from: forbidden romance, soul mates, the power of love to redeem, mend all wounds, and triumph over darkness.

Her dream is to move readers and leave an emotional impact through her words.

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MARCH 15

The Booknatics, Review
Mes Livres, Review
My Favorite Things, Review
Okie Dreams Book Reviews, Review
Bookish Whimsy, Review
a small girl, her man and her books, Review
NightWolf Book Blog, Review
JOJO THE BOOKAHOLIC  
Jazzy Book Reviews
The Heathers Blog  
Books and Tales
Amie’s Book Reviews
The Silver Dagger Scriptorium  
Books,Dreams,Life  
Ellesea Loves Reading 
Reading for the Stars and Moon 
Read Love Blog 
Stormy Nights Reviewing & Bloggin’ 
Romance Rock Stars*
Literary Meanderings*
Little Miss Bookmark*
Winchester Book Reviews
Another Book Hangover*
Two Darlin Dolls and A Book Review *
I Read Indie *
Live To Read ~Krystal*
The Coffeeholic Bookworm*

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MARCH 16

Second Book to the Right, Review
Naughty Love Book Affair, Review
The Book Sirens, Review (couldn’t finish the book / rate it high enough)
My Books-My World, Review (emailed)
bookshelf dreaming, Review (emailed)
Joyfully Reviewed 
Romance Book Review For You 
Jazzy Book Reviews , Review
Grammy’s Bookshelf 
Fishing for Books
Wicked Faerie’s Tales and Reviews 
Bobo’s Book Bank 
Celticlady’s Reviews 
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Tangents and Tissues
Erotic Romance Book Blog with Sandy
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Outrageous Heroes of Romance
Rusty’ Reading
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MARCH 17

My Book Obsession, Review
EskieMama & Dragon Lady Reads, Review
Calling All Bookaholics, Review

Cozy Corner Reading Nook, Review
Positively book crazy , Review (emailed)

3 Fictional Hearts, Review (emailed)
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Rainy Day Reviews, Review (emailed)
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