Beauty and the Beast: Lost in a Book is a book written by Jennifer Donnelly. It was released on January 31, 2017. The books serves as an additional story to the 2017 live action film.
The official description reads:
Smart, bookish Belle, a captive in the Beast’s castle, has become accustomed to her new home and has befriended its inhabitants. When she comes upon Nevermore, an enchanted book unlike anything else she has seen in the castle, Belle finds herself pulled into its pages and transported to a world of glamour and intrigue. The adventures Belle has always imagined, the dreams she was forced to give up when she became a prisoner, seem within reach again.
The charming and mysterious characters Belle meets within the pages of Nevermore offer her glamorous conversation, a life of dazzling Parisian luxury, and even a reunion she never thought possible. Here Belle can have everything she ever wished for. But what about her friends in the Beast’s castle? Can Belle trust her new companions inside the pages of Nevermore? Is Nevermore’s world even real? Belle must uncover the truth about the book, before she loses herself in it forever.
- Death/The Countess
- In the book, it is mentioned that there are a few enchanted books in the Beast's library. This suggest that the Enchanted book featured in the 2017 film is not the only magical book found in the library.