The BellesBook - 2018
From Library Staff
What better way to celebrate beauty than with a novel set in a world where beauty is prized above all else? But there is darkness underneath...
Dhonielle Clayton is the founder of the We Need Diverse Books movement. She released this fantasy book in 2018 to comment on our society's ideas of beauty.
What is the price of beauty? What choices must be made? Read "The Belles"...
In this book exists a world where the majority of people are born with colorless skin, strawlike hair, and disturbing red eyes. The Belles are the only saving grace to the population as they are born beautiful and the power to shape others into whatever beauty is requested. But there is more to t... Read More »
ArapahoeTiegan Feb 10, 2018
What a fantastic concept! A world where people are born gray, with red eyes, and straw-like hair - except for a special few who are called the Belles. The Belles have the power to shape people and make them beautiful and unique. When they come of age, the Belles showcase their power in front of t... Read More »