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Briar Rose

Author: Jane Yolen
Publisher: New York : Starscape, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Starscape edView all editions and formats
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The tale of Sleeping Beauty and the dark tale of the Holocaust twined together in a story of darkness and redemption. Rebecca has always loved listening to her grandmother's stories about Briar Rose. However, the old woman's astonishing and hard-to-believe admission that she "is" Briar Rose sets Rebecca on an unforgettable path of self-discovery that will change her life forever.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fantasy fiction
Adaptations
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Yolen
ISBN: 0765342308 9780765342300
OCLC Number: 49342195
Notes: Originally published: New York : Tor Books, 1992.
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: 241 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jane Yolen.
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A retelling of the Sleeping Beauty tale finds Briar Rose living in forests patrolled by the German army during World War II in a dark tale of the Holocaust. Reprint.  Read more...

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"Terrifically moving." --The Washington Post"Yolen takes the story of Briar Rose and links it to the Holocaust--a far from obvious connection that she makes perfectly convincing...Only a writer as Read more...

 
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