[Ebook] ➯ The Treachery of Beautiful Things ➮ Ruth Frances Long – Varanus.us

The Treachery of Beautiful Things The Trees Swallowed Her Brother Whole And Jenny Was There To See It Years Later, When She Returns To The Woods Where Tom Was Taken To Say Good Bye At Last, She Finds Herself Lured Into A World Where Stunning Beauty Masks The Most Treacherous Of Evils, And Strange And Dangerous Creatures Await Creatures Who Seem To Consider Her The Threat Among Them Is Jack, Mercurial And Magnetic, With Allegiances That Shift As Much As His Moods Determined To Find Her Brother, With Or Without Jack S Help, Jenny Struggles To Navigate A Faerie World Where Nothing Is What It Seems, No One Is Who They Say, And She S Faced With A Choice Between Salvation Or Sacrifice And Not Just Her Own.

    10 thoughts on “[Ebook] ➯ The Treachery of Beautiful Things ➮ Ruth Frances Long – Varanus.us


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    For me, sometimes I rate a book because, objectively, it s just a really bad book with limited literary quality This is not an objective rating and I need to reinforce that before we continue It is a subjective reflection on my personal reading experience Because the first half of the book, that I read, wasn t necessarily a poorly written book If you like fairy fantasy then you will probably enjoy it I, for one, enjoy fairies but not this kind ...


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    One of the things I loved best about The Treachery of Beautiful Things was that it kept to thetraditional faerie lore thinkA Midsummer Night s Dream and less Wings And several favorites from the Shakespearian comedy appear in the novel, as well, making it feel as if I was visiting old friends I love faerie stories and was glad to see that this particular tale was a return to the faerie world I ve always known and loved, steeped in rich folklore and magical creatures.The imagery One of the things I loved best about The Treachery of Beautiful Things was that it kept to thetraditional faerie lore thinkA Midsummer Night s Dream and less Wings And several favorites from the Shakespearian comedy appear in the novel, as well, making it feel as if I was visiting old friends I love faerie storie...


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    Review posted on The Eater of Books blog The Treachery of Beautiful Things by Ruth Frances LongPublisher DialPublication Date August 16, 2012Rating 4 starsSource Gift from a friendSummary from Goodreads A darkly compelling mix of romance, fairy tale, and suspense from a new voice in teen fictionThe trees swallowed her brother whole, and Jenny was there to see it Now seventeen, she revisits the woods where Tom was taken, resolving to say good bye at last Instead, she s lured into th Review posted on The Eater of Books blog The Treachery of Beautiful Things by Ruth Frances LongPublisher DialPublication Date August 16, 2012Rating 4 starsSource Gift from a friendSummary from Goodreads A darkly compelling mix of rom...


  4. says:

    It has some good qualities and the book is not terrible, it s just not keeping my attention at all I m finding I don t really care for the characters still at 65% in the MC is easily swayed and a little too damsel in distress for my taste, so I m calling quits on this on I could see those who are big fans of fantasies with faeries the old fashioned fairy tale style enjoying it, it just isn t for me As this is a DNF and I kept getting too distracted to keep much in, I won t be reviewing It has some good qualities and the book is not terrible, it s just not keeping my attention at all I m finding ...


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    The Treachery of Beautiful Things is a beautifully written book, marvelously atmospheric, but bogged down by foolish characters and a confusing ending.Jenny is Tom s little sister she adores him with a child s hero worship for an older sibling Tom is the favored child, tremendously talented with the flute, and when he disappears into the trees one day, Jenny and their family is never the same She can t recall what happened, except to say that Tom got eaten by trees Her parents never get over The Treachery of Beautiful Things is a beautifully written book, marvelously atmospheric, but bogged down by foolish characters and a confusing ending.Jenny is Tom s little sister she adores him with a child s hero worship for an older sibling Tom is the favored child, tremendously talented with the flute, and when he disappears into the trees one day, Jenny and their family is never the same She can t recall what happened, ...


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    One of My Favorite Line s Beware a kiss, he told her Kisses are powerful things You expose a part of your soul Why I Loved It Now I first requested this book because it sounded a bit like the Iron Fey series I ll admit, I still haven t finished that series yet, but I really loved the first book in the series So I thought, why not And I m so glad that I pushed request Due to a research paper that is due Monday, I was supposed to be working on that True reading a novel is always One of My Favorite Line s Beware a kiss, he told her Kisses are powerful things You expose a part of your soul Why I Loved It Now I first requested this book because it sounded a bit like the Iron Fey series I ll admit, I still haven t finished that series yet, but I really loved the first book in the series So I thought, why not And I m so glad that I pushed request Due to a research paper that is due Monday, I was supposed to be working on that True reading a novel is always preferable over writing research papers, but I found that all worth ethic was being sucked away into the book If you love YA fantasy, and you are not hooked by just the prologue, then I will say that there is probably something wrong with you The writing in the book seemed to get better and better theI read The world seemed to grow and twist and turn until it had evolved time and time again to something evenincredible Anyone familiar with the world of fae wil...


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    You see this pretty little cover with a sweet young girl in a princess dress looking all innocent and surprised Yeahhope you enjoy reading about her blood being sucked out The Treachery of Beautiful Things can be best described as The Labyrinth movie meets Guillermo del Toro Crimson Peak, Pan s Labyrinth If you re wondering whether you should check the book out, there are a few questions you might want to ask yourself.1 Are you a fan of traditional old style fairy tales 2 Do you enjoy You see this pretty little cover with a sweet young girl in a princess dress looking all innocent and surprised Yeahhope you enjoy reading about her blood being sucked out The Treachery of Beautiful Things can be best described as The Labyrinth movie meets Guillermo del Toro Crimson Peak, Pan s Labyrinth If you re wondering whether you should check the book out, there are a few questions you might...


  8. says:

    I have wanted to read this book since the very first time that I saw the amazing cover Once it was released and reviews started coming out, I got a little but nervous because there were some not so great ones That didn t at all change my mind about wanting to read it, but it did make me wonder how I would feel about i...


  9. says:

    3.5 maybe 4not sure


  10. says:

    More like 4.5 stars I loved this so much Review to come.

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