Belle is a young woman who a Beast captures. She lets it happen in exchange for her father’s freedom, and despite being scared, she soon befriends the enchanted residents of the castle.
She learns to see past the Beast’s terrifying exterior and soon falls in love with him. And now you can see their story in the following Beauty and The Beast coloring pages.
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“Beauty and the Beast” is a famous French children’s story passed down from one generation to the next to the present day.
It is unknown who wrote it, but it is thought that it may be based on the story “Cupid and Psyche” by the Roman writer Apuleius.
The first published version came from the pen of the French writer Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve.
Although years later, it was versioned by other writers such as Gianfrancesco Straparola and Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont, whose story is one of the best known.
“Beauty and the Beast” has also been adapted for theater, film, and television and translated into several languages.
Undoubtedly, its success is because it is a timeless story about inner beauty and the importance of not being carried away by appearances.
A perfect story for children to understand the value of love and learn to accept differences.