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Despite herself, Ana learns how to be beautiful again...and is unaware that she and the others are walking into a trap.

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Despite herself, Ana learns how to be beautiful again... and is unaware that she and the others are walking into a trap.



* KaleidoscopeEyes: The Beauty Consultant's eyes change color depending on his mood.

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* KaleidoscopeEyes: MoodRingEyes: The Beauty Consultant's eyes change color depending on his mood.


Not to be confused with ''Literature/BeautyARetellingOfBeautyAndTheBeast'' by Creator/RobinMcKinley.

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Not to be confused with ''Beauty'', a fantasy novel by Creator/SheriSTepper or ''Literature/BeautyARetellingOfBeautyAndTheBeast'' by Creator/RobinMcKinley.

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Not to be confused with ''Literature/BeautyARetellingOfBeautyAndTheBeast'' by Creator/RobinMcKinley.
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* MyBelovedSmother: Veda, when not wary of Ana, is overly protective and loving.

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* MyBelovedSmother: Veda, when not wary of Ana, is overly protective and loving.loving.

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* GodSaveUsFromTheQueen


[[caption-width-right:264:The eye of the beholder...]]

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[[caption-width-right:264:The eye of the beholder...]]


And it works, Veda loves her and Ana is content with it.

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And it works, works. Veda loves her and Ana is content with it.
it, even if she sometimes wonders what being beautiful is like.


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Despite herself, Ana learns how to be beautiful again...and is unaware that she and the others are walking into a trap.


Ana has both beauty and intelligence, and realizes the way to remain close to her beloved mother is to make herself ugly. So she does--eating all the wrong foods, not bathing, growing her hair out in tangles. And it works.

But the Queen's Beauty Consultant informs Her Majesty that Ana may be beautiful yet. Ana is sent away to the academy of Ran to study with beautiful girls, including Ana's best friend. But if everyone else is beautiful, why was she sent there? What could the Queen be planning?

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Ana has both beauty and intelligence, and realizes the way to remain close to her beloved mother is to make herself ugly. So she does--eating all the wrong foods, not bathing, growing her hair out in tangles.

And it works.

works, Veda loves her and Ana is content with it.

But the Queen's Beauty Consultant informs Her Majesty that Ana may be beautiful yet. Ana is sent away to the academy of Ran to study with beautiful girls, including Ana's best friend. But if everyone else there is beautiful, why was she sent there? What could the Queen be planning?
there?

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[[caption-width-right:264:The eye of the beholder...]]


But the Queen's Beauty Consultant informs Her Majesty that Ana may be beautiful yet. Ana is sent away to the academy of Ran to study with beautiful girls, including Ana's best friend. But if everyone else is beautiful, why was she sent there?

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But the Queen's Beauty Consultant informs Her Majesty that Ana may be beautiful yet. Ana is sent away to the academy of Ran to study with beautiful girls, including Ana's best friend. But if everyone else is beautiful, why was she sent there?
there? What could the Queen be planning?



* EvilOldFolks: The Beauty Consultant, possibly.
* FairestOfThemAll: Veda is determined to stay this, and Ana id determined ''not'' to be this.

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* AbusiveParents: Ana's convinced Veda will love her even though she'd be shunned were she beautiful.
* DragonInChief: The Beauty Consultant supplies the Queen with information and ideas, which otherwise she'd be clueless about.
* DrivenByEnvy: Veda's intensely jealous of anything/anyone beautiful.
* EvilOldFolks: The Beauty Consultant, possibly.
possibly. Veda, definitely.
* FairestOfThemAll: Veda is determined to stay this, and Ana id is determined ''not'' to be this.this.
* GRatedDrug: [[spoiler: The beauty pills]].
* KaleidoscopeEyes: The Beauty Consultant's eyes change color depending on his mood.

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''Beauty'' is a young adult fantasy novel by Nancy Butcher.

Queen Veda of Ran does not believe in growing old gracefully. In fact, she will shun anything that makes her look or feel less than the fairest in the land--including her daughter, Ana.

Ana has both beauty and intelligence, and realizes the way to remain close to her beloved mother is to make herself ugly. So she does--eating all the wrong foods, not bathing, growing her hair out in tangles. And it works.

But the Queen's Beauty Consultant informs Her Majesty that Ana may be beautiful yet. Ana is sent away to the academy of Ran to study with beautiful girls, including Ana's best friend. But if everyone else is beautiful, why was she sent there?

!! This book contains examples of:

* EvilOldFolks: The Beauty Consultant, possibly.
* FairestOfThemAll: Veda is determined to stay this, and Ana id determined ''not'' to be this.
* MyBelovedSmother: Veda, when not wary of Ana, is overly protective and loving.

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