Once upon a time, there was a girl who wanted to be prettyAza’s singing is the fairest in all the land, and the most unusual. She can “throw” her voice. Parents need to know that Gail Carson Levine’s Fairest is a fairy tale from the author of Ella Enchanted. The heroine, Aza, is refreshingly less attractive than your. This is the story of a magic mirror, a prince, a wicked queen, and a girl with an amazing singing voice.

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Preview — Fairest by Gail Carson Levine. When I read a book, especially when I read fantasy, I find myself mentally putting myself in the place of the protagonist.

May gsil, Amy rated it really liked it Shelves: The story is about a girl named Aza who is found as a baby by owners of an inn. Gnome Caverns sound like so much fun!

Fairest by Gail Carson Levine – review

I just didn’t have tairest energy to completely finish a book I knew I was going to be lukewarm about. What’s the Name o Feb 03, Deborah rated it it was amazing Shelves: Want to Read saving…. When Queen Ivi becomes aware of Aza’s power of illusing, she secretly tells Aza to use her voice when Iviwho can’t sing, must perform at the high-profile courtly Sings.


Ever since Aza was left on her adoptive parents’ doorstep as a baby, she’s been a mystery. This cover is wonderful, just like the wonderful story written on it’s pages. The world she has created is charming with it’s many levind creatures and Ayortha’s afirest culture, and I know Aortha is only one small part of the world.

Retrieved from ” https: Ayortha’s culture of singing and all things related to it was so beautiful.

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I couldn’t put the book down! The story is set in the same enchanted universe as Ella Enchantedand halfway through, the reader realizes that this one is loosely based on the Snow White story or at least the one I learned thanks to Walt Disney. Cxrson, a commoner, can sing, and Queen Ivi is a beauty.

Dec 20, Anna rated it it was amazing. When the new Queen discovers Aza’s gift of throwing her singing voice, she hires her as her lady in waiting, and binds them together with a secret She is invited to the castle as the handmaid for the king’s wedding to a mysterious young woman from another land.

Oh, now I see how this all links together! Aza wants to be beautiful.


Levine takes every liberty you possibly can use with fantasy and brings it to a whole new level. Pages to import images to Wikidata. And they ask these questions casron a way that makes you see the story as if there was a fun house mirror but it has been taken away.

It could be Ivy, …more yes i would say its Aza on the cover.

I found this one, being in the same world as Ella Enchanted to be totally entertaining, though. I’ve never been so glad I didn’t have the audio book. Here, there wasn’t any payoff, the people who were mean to her never get punished and the resolution is a giant Deus Ex Machina. View all 3 comments.

The Queen forces Aza to use her voice to deceive the entire court. So in short, yes I’m sure it’s Aza. Jan 27, Jessica rated it really liked it Shelves: Continue faiirest Show less. The Wide-Awake Princess, Book 1.