Bella and her family live on a sprawling ranch outside of town, along the Los Angeles River. But when tragedy strikes, she closes her heart to all the good in the world. A traveling magician thinks this makes her beastly and casts a spell that transforms her into a beast. What will it take to break the spell? Readers will be enchanted by this imaginative retelling of a classic fairy tale featuring diverse characters, a historical setting, and vibrant illustrations.