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Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

by J. Elizabeth Mills Illustrated by Barbara Lanza

Level 2 Hello Reader! adaptation of the original, classic fairy tale, Beauty and the Beast.

Beauty must live with the Beast in order to save her father's life. Over time she begins to see beyond the Beast's grotesque exterior and into his beautiful heart. Her love for him reverses a curse and the beast transforms into a handsome prince.

Children will love this 32-page easy reader that features Barbara Lanza's magestic and enchanting watercolor illustrations. It is the perfect book for little princesses everywhere!

Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.6
Lexile Measure
480L
DRA
18
Guided Reading
K
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Fables, Folk Tales and Myths

About the Author and Illustrator

J. Elizabeth Mills
Barbara Lanza

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