: Sunlight and Shadow (Once upon a Time) (): Cameron Dokey, Mahlon F. Craft: Books. Read “Sunlight and Shadow” by Cameron Dokey with Rakuten Kobo. Mina was born on the longest night of the darkest month of the year. When her father. Mina was born on the longest night of the darkest month of the year. When her father looked at her, all he saw was what he feared: By birth.

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Still, it’s a simple read and an imaginative ahd. When their daughter, Mina, was born, it was exactly as Sarastro feared, because Mina exactly inherited her mother’s name and nature.

About half of the book is a just a series of histories of the characters to put up a picture of how things came about. I understand what you would have me do, ” she said. The title should be at least 4 characters long.

Jan 01, Tiffany rated it really liked it Shelves: Cameron has one husband and three cats, and is the author of over a dozen young adult novels. Now Mina and her prince must endure deadly trials — of love and fate and family — before they can truly live happily ever after T Statos fell to his knees, his head bowed down. Feb 11, Erin rated it liked it.

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Or if the voice change only happened at the start of a new chapter. I read it in a day, I was so captivated.


Pamina — who thinks of herself as Mina — has learned not to trust her father very much, knowing that one day she is to go and live with him on her sixteenth birthday, and that he will one day chose a husband for her, a situation that she dreads. She’s changed quite a few of the names and elements, adding some, and throwing out others, to mixed effect. As you might discover, when the world was still young and all the whys and whats of this planet was still being decided, darkness was joined by light.

Now that I’m done rambling I should say what the good parts were. I thought that it would bother me, but it doesn’t take too long to know who’s telling the story.

Only the ending of the world could tear them apart. I think the series of covers I love were the republished ones.

Sunlight and Shadow: A Retelling of The Magic Flute by Cameron Dokey

When he first introduced himself I wasn’t completely sure and Tern the prince have a believable humor that I actually laughed at. Get to Know Us. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! That would have been startling indeed. It was a little confusing for me when the narrator changed. The Magic Flute sounded so familiar camerob me, but it wasn’t until the end that I realized it was an Opera! I loved the whole set of sunllght retellings growing up and reread them all again in university.

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Their routine is set xokey the setting of the sun every day, and the glories of the evening sky. The Rose Bride Nancy Holder.


I am kinda sorry I wasted my time on this story. Feb 24, Patrice rated it really liked it Shelves: This is a fun book. In fact, I didn’t see anything in them until the end of the story other than the fact that Lapin’s bells summoned her. Once upon a Time Mass Market Paperback: Three stars because it was a little hard for me to get into and I didn’t like the way the perspective changed so often.

In other words, in the days in which my parents married, there was no such thing as divorce This book really makes me think about my life and they blessings that i have been granted in all my life time. It is certainly more about escapism and entertainment, I believe.

At her first sight of Tern, Mina says, “I think that you love me. A couple of the characters were very flat – something Dokey seems to struggle with.

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We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. Trivia About Sunlight and Shad I imagine this is more due to staying close to the opera’s plot line than anything else. Like her other books, this was another first person narrative; however, the shxdow of view kept changing between the different characters.

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