Read along and discover the lovely story of Beauty and the Beast. Simply retold with beautiful illustrations throughout, this story tells the tale of Belle, a kind daughter who takes the place of her father as punishment for stealing a rose. There she meets Beast, who is ugly on the outside but kind on the inside. Over time their love grows and blossoms. A fresh look on a timeless classic.
In order to save her father's life, Belle has no choice but to go the Beast's palace and live with him. But will she learn there's more to this monster than first meets the eye?
Francesca Rossi graduated from the Scuola Internazionale di Comics (International School of Comics) in Florence. She publishes illustrated books for a number of Italian publishers, and designs book covers and posters. In addition to her work as an illustrator, she conducts workshops in schools and libraries, as well as making and decorating pottery. Francesca lives in Italy.