The Princess Bride by William Goldman & Simon MorgensternDescription: What happens when the most beautiful girl in the world marries the handsomest prince of all time and he turns out to be...well...a lot less than the man of her dreams? Series:
The Princess BrideVolume:
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As a boy, William Goldman claims, he loved to hear his father read the 'S. Morgenstern classic, The Princess Bride. But as a grown-up he discovered that the boring parts were left out of good old Dad's recitation, and only the 'good parts' reached his ears.
Now Goldman does Dad one better. He's reconstructed the 'Good Parts Version' to delight wise kids and wide-eyed grownups everywhere.
What's it about? Fencing. Fighting. True Love. Strong Hate. Harsh Revenge. A Few Giants. Lots of Bad Men. Lots of Good Men. Five or Six Beautiful Women. Beasties Monstrous and Gentle. Some Swell Escapes and Captures. Death, Lies, Truth, and Miracles.
Also in this series are Buttercups Baby
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