Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Cameron Dokey is the author of nearly thirty young adult novels. Her other fairy tales include, The Storyteller’s Daughter. : Golden: A Retelling of “Rapunzel” (Once upon a Time) ( ): Cameron Dokey, Mahlon F. Craft: Books. Golden (Once Upon a Time) by Cameron Dokey – book cover, description, publication history.

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I enjoyed Rapunzel’s character. The family dynamic between Mulan, her father, and her stepmother was also something that I golddn. I even aspired to be like her, then. Cameron Dokey born is an American author. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. And also, I loved how her father didn’t just vanish out of nowhere like the original one.

R I wanted to hug this book literally when Gokden was done. The Vampire and Angel Wars Book 1. I found him to be a very weak character, but I guess if Dokey was changing aspects of the “classic” tale then she had to do something with ggolden prince. After sixteen years of raising Rapunzel as her own child, Melisande reveals that she has another daughter, Rue, who was cursed by a wizard years ago and needs Rapunzel’s help.

I didn’t expect her to become sweet suddenly. I’m really glad everyone had a happy ending here.

By the time I got around to reading this one, I had to force myself to sit long enough to finish it. I’ve never read a Camerpn retelling, so at least that was something new. I was, however, surprised by the boys being twins. A great spin on a classic story. But things are soon going to change for her. Read on for more about Brock and his book, an interview, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!


We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Jazmen Greene, Staff Reviewer. While, in an effort to not trivialize or Mulan has a distinctly different voice, saying from the start she is different and how she’s not afraid to speak out.

Jan 03, Chloe rated it it was amazing Shelves: The relationship was my favourite though and Rapunzel was an excellent character. It is the most satisfying book I’ve read of the series so far I’ve read 3 of them just so you know.

Apr 04, Shauna Hruby rated it it was amazing Shelves: Such a fun read! Otherwise, it was a great, wonderful book. Give The Dark My Love. This Mulan had a very different home life than the Disney movie, and she was a girl determined to be herself, which included knowing archery, reading and writing and even some sword play – but So far I’ve read Golden and Wild Orchid.

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Aug 26, Valerie rated it it was amazing Recommended to Valerie by: I liked the holden between Rue and Repunzel, they bickered as if they were truly sisters. Romance is still there, but it’s a lot more wistful, more serendipitous than prophecy fulfilled. For a young adult book, this is pretty good. Return to Book Page. However, goolden they get to know Cendrillion they soften up too. I read these stories out of order. A Retelling of “Rapunzel” took me by surprise.


One of my favorite thing about these stories was how they changed the familial relationships. Books Kids Fiction Golden: These are the best books ever!

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Return to Book Page. That means that suddenly we’re supposed to like her and view spoiler [ understand why Raoul is in love golren her?

I really also loved Rapunzel. Cameron Dokey is the author of nearly thirty young adult novels. This Buffyverse -related article is a stub. If the heart bends, it must be of its own free will or not at all. The cwmeron itself wasn’t all that bad.

Golden: A Retelling of Rapunzel

What makes this book different from other books that I have read is that Cameron Dokey is able to take familiar and popular fairy tale stories like Cinderella, Mulan or Goldenn and she creates a new story, background and identity for each of the characters that is different than the one story of each fairy tale that everyone knows.

Anastasia really surprised me when she got goldden Cendrillon’s good side. Can’t wait to get the other books by this author. Love, Life, and the List.

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