Come and mend your broken hearts here. In this retelling of the classic tale “The Twelve Dancing Princesses,” the eldest princess must fight to save her. Readers who enjoy stories of royalty, romance, and magic will delight in Dixon’s first novel. Part confection, part acute observation, the story of. Remember Entwined, that amazing novel by Heather Dixon? (Really, you haven’t read it yet? You should probably fix that problem right now.).

Author: Akizilkree Mezilkis
Country: Kuwait
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Sex
Published (Last): 28 December 2005
Pages: 321
PDF File Size: 3.27 Mb
ePub File Size: 9.89 Mb
ISBN: 713-6-76588-235-9
Downloads: 11696
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tall

Although heathfr the King doesn’t approve his first reaction is to punch Fairwellerhe eventually agrees to the marriage and allows the Prime Minister to keep his place in parliament.

She rubs the handkerchief on it, revealing a passage with a staircase leading downwards. I just love stuttering characters; don’t ask me why. It was beautiful in it’s own slow way.

Dixon fills the tale with enough warmth, whimsy, and humor that I think it would make a good Disney movie. And that is to say, how do I even begin to explain Entwined? Eve is an eleven-year-old bookworm. It was more an interpretation.

It was difficult to juggle eleven sisters, but Azalea managed it. Other than Keeper, the young men in this book are pleasant but insubstantial. Keeper was all kinds of awesome; he was handsome, mysterious, compassionate and evil.


The dison could also probably use some cutting, but I never found myself bored, so I guess that’s not the greatest crime.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, heathre engage customers. Let’s start with Azalea. They are, however, extremely close to their mother and savor her dance lessons above all else.

In addition to this, her descriptions specifically in “action” scenes were jumbled and confusing. Azalea dizon Meg March, dignified and pretty, with a weakness for soft-spoken brown-eyed men. They are definitely not the strikingly strong, devastatingly handsome heroes with silver tongues that make the women swoon.

Follow the Author

I hate to seem mean-spirited, but that was everything that I found appealing about this book–it’s potential. Soon enough the girls find out that they are in a tangled mess entwinfd must unravel, but how?

Azalea comes heatjer as a likable protagonist, and the story touches on the complexity of father-daughter relationships and how different people grieve. What amazed me the most though was how Dixon was able to progressively improve the King and his daughters relationship.

Entwined by Heather Dixon | Scholastic

Aug 11, snowplum rated it it was ok. I feel like she has a good idea of it, but she’s not letting us in. She wakes the other girls and they all descend. This story offers its own whimsical touches like a magical tea set with a spunky attitude, girls named alphabetically after different plants, and a focus on the intricacies of dance steps and curtsies. But of course it comes at a price; they meet a mysterious man called the Keeper.


I don’t know what my problem is with writing this review, I have been finished with the book for about 3 days and I just keep putting it off.

Also, they felt abandoned by their father, and so turned somewhere else for comfort. Sep 02, Shantelle rated enrwined it was amazing Shelves: At eight, she’s described has having muddy green eyes, a freckly face, and bright red hair.

Too good to be true, etc. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. The booked dragged so much and was filled with pages upon pages of superfluous content which often repeated itself.

: Entwined (): Heather Dixon: Books

In time, Bramble admits she loves him back. The answers are decidedly unpleasant. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? So I urge other fairytale junkies like me to pick it up and get entwined. yeather

There’s family tension, and an enchanted castle full of secret passageways. Very interesting and thought-provoking. Unexpectedly, they are thrust into a mourning period, and forbidden to dance. It slowed the pace of the book to a crawl.