The Curse of Maleficent: The Tale of a Sleeping Beauty

The Curse of Maleficent: The Tale of a Sleeping Beauty


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Aurora has always enjoyed her simple life. She loves to explore the beautiful woods surrounding her quaint cottage. She even likes living with her bumbling yet well-meaning aunts. But when Aurora discovers a dark secret about her past, her whole world turns upside down. Will she be able to save herself from an imminent curse?

This beautiful novel filled with whimsical illustrations tells Aurora's story in the upcoming Disney film, Maleficent.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781423197515
Publisher: Disney Press
Publication date: 04/29/2014
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 121,987
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Elizabeth Rudnick has written over thirty books, including the original novel Tweet Heart as well as tie-ins such as Frankenweenie Junior Novel, Oz: The Great and Powerful and the best-selling junior novel based on Pirates of the Caribbean 2. In her previous role as a Disney Editor she worked on the New York Times best-selling memoir, Miles to Go, helped launch the popular Blue Bloods series, and edited dozens of books based on films such as Enchanted, Pirates of the Caribbean, National Treasure, and Tron. She is now a freelance editor and writer living on Cape Cod with her husband and two lovable mutts, Jack and Ginger.

Nicholas Kole grew up traveling in Europe with a sketchbook in his hand, and has since made his home in New England. In 2009, he graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design with the a degree in Illustration. He now works from a cozy studio on the west end of Providence, where he designs characters and illustrations for video games, animation, comics, and books like this one! Clients include Hasbro, Riot, MIT, EA Games, Cloudkid, Dark Horse Comics, and the Flight Anthology.

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The Curse of Maleficent: The Tale of a Sleeping Beauty 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Even though I got the sample it was awsome!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Love it
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Maleficent rules! And the greatest Disney villain of all time is..... HADES!!!!!! Hades is from the Disney movie Hercules and is also from the Percy Jackson series that is published by Disney Hyperion. You want more Maleficent action? Check out Kingdom Keepers: Disney After Dark by Ridley Pearson. You will often see Maleficent! #DisneyForeverAfterDark dat boss is out! PEACE!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
If u want more malifecent try kingdom keepers
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Beautiful Illustrion But the story was too focus on Princess Aurora instead of Maleficent, It did little explains why she like that and why she evil, But Disney's ruin their Greatest Villain since the Evil Queen she was still good in the Kingdom Keepers book series.