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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Cendrillon’s, french for Cinderella, story is unique when the author wirtes it the original way; the way that the Grimm Brothers and those before them wrote it Oh, some wizard had a temper tantrum with the sorceress–who is NOT the villain here, but Rapunzel’s mother figure.

I had high hopes as I love twisted tales. Each of these three books cost 7 bucks on its own. I knew exactly who all of these characters were by the end of the book. This was just a really nice read and I loved how all the characters were potrayed.

But, seriously, this whole “true love” and “love at first sight” stuff really annoys me. This book was absolutely amazing! That means that suddenly we’re supposed to like her and view spoiler [ understand why Raoul is in love with her? It is about true motives, loyalty, and learning to love.

Also, I could pick at things being incorrectly used for instance, Li Po hastily correcting himself when he referred to Mulan as “her” instead of “him” in the army camp – in Mandarin Chinese, both terms sound the same, although they are written slightly differently but I realise I’m being really harsh here. I really enjoyed this retelling of Rapunzel. In Golden, Rapunzel is bald. Basically, it was The Wild Orchid: My only complaint is length Cameron has one husband and three cats, and is the author of over a dozen young camron novels.


Golden is a retelling of the story of Rapunzel but with a few twists and turns along the way.

Star ratings in green are reader reviews. One that you can and should not judge someone who is different just because you do not understand them and also that love lies in the eye of the beholder.

A possibility that becomes a choice. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Golden is a beautifully done retelling of Rapunzel. When Rapunzel golddn born completely bald and without hope of ever growing hair, her horrified mother sent her away with the sorceress to an uncertain future.

Imagine my screaming rage when I found out it was entirely true!

Golden: A Retelling of “Rapunzel” (Once Upon a Time) by Cameron Dokey Book Reviews

The story begins when Rapunzel’s father is caught stealing rapunzel parsley from the go,den garden for his pregnant wife. Once was a fantastic collection of fairytales wonderfully retold with such beautiful creativity! I loved the story and was so saddened by Li Po’s death. Wild Orchid was a re-telling of Mulan and I loved it.

Golden : A Retelling of “Rapunzel”

I was a little disappointed with the ending, especially since I found the beginning fairly enthralling. Though it was kinda different as the dokeg like the other two, it wasn’t all that bad. To view it, click here. They changed enough for it to be unique, but still follow the storyline.

The political intrigue and the father being the main antagonist in the story w I adored everything about the retelling of these go,den well known fairy tales.


I am most definitely hooked, and it won’t be my last. Det var en fin anledning tyckte jag. Rapunzel is born completely bald, the one stuck in a tower is the sorceress’s daughter Rue, who is not put there by the sorceress, and the prince doesn’t technically save anyone from a tower. When Rapunzel was born completely bald and without hope of ever growing hair, her horrified mother sent her away with the sorceress to an uncertain future.

Once: Before Midnight/Golden/Wild Orchid

Macy’s school officially classifies her as “disturbed,” but Macy isn’t This book was my introduction to Cameron Dokey’s writing! That is the tinker and his domey Harry. How it sometimes doesn’t seem to make the slightest sense, how the plot sometimes seems.

Retrieved from ” https: An interesting twist in the story. Rapunzel is bald and lives with her stepmother who is actually a nice person, and her stepmother also has the gift to see into other people’s hearts. Sometimes you meet someone and you KNOW they are special. Seventeen-year-old Nedra Brysstain leaves her home in the rural, northern When Rapunzel gloden born completely bald and without hope of ever growing hair, her horrified mother sent her away with the sorceress to an uncertain future.

Or perhaps I found a thread dokeg connection between Rapunzel and me. Book ratings by Goodreads.