The everlasting rose /Material type: BookSeries: [The Belles ; 2].Publisher: Los Angeles ; Freeform Books, 2019.Edition: First edition.Description: 342 pages ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9781484728482; 1484728483.Subject(s): Beauty, Personal -- Fiction | Sisters -- Juvenile fiction | Sisters -- Fiction | Dating (Social customs) -- Juvenile fiction | Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction | Counterculture -- Fiction | Newspapers -- Fiction | Fantasy | Fantasy fictionSummary: Camille, Edel, and Remy, aided by The Iron Ladies and backed by alternative newspaper The Spider's Web, race to outwit Sophia, find Princess Charlotte, and return her to Orléans.
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In this sequel to the New York Times bestselling novel, The Belles , Camellia Beaureguard, the former favorite Belle, must race against time to find the ailing Princess Charlotte, who has disappeared without a trace. <br> The evil queen Sophia's imperial forces will stop at nothing to keep Camille, her sister Edel, and her loyal guard, Rémy, from returning Charlotte to the palace and her rightful place as queen. With the help of an underground resistance movement called the Iron Ladies--a society that rejects beauty treatments entirely--and the backing of alternative newspaper the Spider's Web , Camille uses her powers, her connections, and her cunning to outwit her greatest nemesis, Sophia, and attempt to restore peace to Orléans. But enemies lurk in the most unexpected places, forcing Camille to decide just how much she's willing to sacrifice to save her people. <br> "Staggering... A world that is breathtaking and crushing, beautiful and vile, and whimsical and terrifying. [Clayton] poignantly uses a harrowing, fantastical tale to illuminate the very real horrors of unattainable beauty standards and the enslavement of marginalized bodies. As relevant as it is exquisite. "</p> - Booklist , starred review</p> <br></p> "Clayton paints a stunning world with chilling characters...that will absorb readers.... This unique story remains a terrific metaphor for beauty and its place in society and culture. "</p> - School Library Journal </p> <br> <br>
Camille, Edel, and Remy, aided by The Iron Ladies and backed by alternative newspaper The Spider's Web, race to outwit Sophia, find Princess Charlotte, and return her to Orléans.