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Rapunzel's Revenge Once upon a time, in a land you only think you know, lived a little girl and her mother or the woman she thought was her motherEvery day, when the little girl played in her pretty garden, she grew curious about what lay on the other side of the garden wall a rather enormous garden wallAnd every year, as she grew older, things seemed weirder and weirder, until the day she finally climbed to the top of the wall and looked over into the mines and desert beyondNewbery Honor winning author Shannon Hale teams up with husband Dean Hale and brilliant artist Nathan Hale no relation to bring readers a swashbuckling and hilarious twist on the classic story as you ve never seen it before Watch as Rapunzel and her amazing hair team up with Jack of beanstalk fame to gallop around the wild and western landscape, changing lives, righting wrongs, and bringing joy to every soul they encounter

About the Author: Shannon Hale

Shannon Hale is the New York Times best selling author of six young adult novels the Newbery Honor book Princess Academy, multiple award winner Book of a Thousand Days, and the highly acclaimed Books of Bayern series She has written three books for adults, including the upcoming Midnight in Austenland Jan 2012 , companion book to Austenland She co wrote the hit graphic novel Rapunzel s Revenge and its sequel Calamity Jack with husband Dean Hale They live near Salt Lake City, Utah with their four small children, and their pet, a small, plastic pig.

10 thoughts on “Rapunzel's Revenge

  1. Melki Melki says:

    WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE RAPUNZEL For horse thieving, kidnapping, jailbreaking, and using her own hair in a manner other than nature intended This is one spunky Rapunzel, a gal with gumption, well able to rescue her own doggone self from a tower, thank you She reminds me so much of Jessie from Toy Story 2 Rapunzel uses her long braids for roping and wrangling, tearing through a fairy tale that mixes it up with the Old West There are cacti, giant

  2. Betsy Betsy says:

    A popular novelist may be prone to looking at the whole of their oeuvre They consider their past works, look to the future, and decide to write a graphic novel What makes them do this Is it the potential to reach whole new audiences Is it the accessibility of the format The trendiness of it all Or it is something else Could it be that graphic novels are the wave of the future Could be Certainly they offer an author a whole new way of looking at the

  3. Calista Calista says:

    The story of Rapunzel set in the wild west I love how she uses her hair as lasso s It s a fun story through and through There are plenty of hints that her friend is Jack from Jack and the beanstalk and he has problems with giants back home There is plenty of action and fun to be had in this tale This was better than I thought it would be It really was a whole lot of fun Plenty of twists and turns and the ending was fantastic Plenty of magic and fairytale

  4. Katie.dorny Katie.dorny says:

    I enjoyed this I liked that Rapunzel actually took care of shit and didn t cut and whine about her past She saved people, it became a western and she actually had common sense.

  5. Jessica Jessica says:

    A fresh, funny take on the Rapunzel fairy tale Set in the Old West, Rapunzel s braids prove to be useful asthan just a ladder as she lassos her way to freedom along with her cohort, Jack.Shannon and Dean s clever dialogue and hilarious narration are just that clever and hilarious In fact, I think they should collaborate onprojects, but as with any graphic novel, I m into it for the pictures, and Nathan Hale does not disappoint I m also a huge fan of his picture books,

  6. Becky Becky says:

    Hale, Shannon and Dean 2008 Rapunzel s Revenge Illustrated by Nathan Hale.Rapunzel s Revenge is a graphic novel A great graphic novel of an empowered and spunky Rapunzel who s on a quest for revenge Really there are no words for how much fun this one is It does begin in a familiar way, Once upon a time, there was a beautiful little girl and it is loosely based on the fairy talebut most of the story is original and fun and wonderful The book really begins to take off when Rapu

  7. Anne Anne says:

    Cute cowboy twist on a classic fairytale.

  8. Ronyell Ronyell says:

    Rapunzel s Revenge is an awesome retelling of the classic Brothers Grimm tale Rapunzel by Shannon and Dean Hale along with illustrations by Nathan Hale no relation Rapunzel s Revenge is a brilliant tale of adventure and romance that both children and adults will enjoy for centuries Shannon and Dean Hale has done a great job with writing their first graphic novel together and they make the story both exciting and dramatic at the same time Shannon and Dean Hale had brilliantly retold the Rap

  9. Laura Florand Laura Florand says:

    Loved this My daughter had read it first and kept saying I should read it, too, so finally she got me to read it to her for her bedtime story Very well done, great art, great characters, good touches of humor, and Rapunzel is a strong heroine.

  10. Skip Skip says:

    Shannon Hale has taken a classic fairy tale, added in a dash of Jack of Beanstalk fame and set it in the wild, wild west, and told in a graphic novel format When privileged Rapunzel discovers her mother took her from her birth mother and is destroying the surrounding lands, her objections land her in the famous tower Rather than waiting for rescue by a prince, this Rapunzel uses her own gifts to escape and seeks reunion and retribution Along the way, she becomes a bit of an outlaw rogue Shannon Hale has

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