Princess Penelope Pineapple and her fellow princesses from the Fruit Nations are on a mission to rescue the Strawberry Kingdom's food from certain ruin, and surprisingly Penny's beloved bees are the key to saving the realm's produce.
Stuck inside and feeling lonely in her beautiful snow palace, Princess Eliza makes toys out of spare materials before embarking on a journey to find a friend, a mission that leads her to a group of elves and the discovery that an ailing Santa Claus cannot finish the rest of his Christmas presents.
Whimsical side-by-side comparisons of pink-clad fairy-tale princesses and real medieval princesses are offered from the viewpoint of princess Beatrice, who reveals how the royals of her time wore itchy wool, traveled by horseback and practiced archery instead of singing to forest animals.
A tongue-in-cheek story that challenges youngsters to consider whether their ambitions are more consistent with those of princesses or dragons whimsically demonstrates how both possess worthwhile qualities. By the creator of Tea With Grandpa.
A latest entry in the reading skill-building series that includes Pinkie Promise finds Pinkalicious looking forward to hosting a princess sleepover party and working to brighten everyone's spirits when some of her guests become homesick. Simultaneous. 150,000 first printing.
Ariel, Merida, Belle and all the Disney princesses laugh and play with cute, cuddly puppies in this Step 2 leveled reader that is perfect for youngsters who are just learning to read on their own. Simultaneous.
A princess who would rather be a knight accepts her skeptical king father's challenge to perform good deeds in order to prove her worthiness to attend knight school, an endeavor that is supported by a friendly dragon and a perpetually terrified knight-in-training. Simultaneous and eBook.
The award-winning creator of Doomed Queens and The Book of Goddesses shares 30 real-life, not-so-fairy tales about princesses from history and today whose lives involved scandal, violence and other less-than-happily-ever-after fates.
What if princesses didn't always marry Prince Charming and live happily every after? This stunning anthology features 15 favorite fairytales retold for a new generation. From Sleeping Beauty who becomes a world-famous sleep disorder specialist to Cinderella who goes on to become Prime Minister to Little Red Riding Hood, the environmentalist and Princess of the Wolves, these princesses are smart, funny, and kind, and can do anything they set their minds to. Retold to create positive role models for children, these feisty, funny fairytales focus on issues such as self-image, confidence, LGBTQ, friendship, advocacy, and disability, teaching that a princess is a person who seeks to help others, is open to learning new things, and looks for ways to add purpose to their lives and the lives of those around them. Power to the princess! -- from Amazon.
Preferring high-action adventures to the frilly dresses and extravagant parties enjoyed by typical princesses, Princess Harriet Hamsterbone dreads an upcoming ball in honor of a visiting ambassador before encountering a bewitchingly beautiful stranger who leads her on an adventure involving a wicked stepsister, an incontinent lizard and a fairy's curse. Simultaneous eBook.
A conclusion to the popular spin-off series finds young Olivia visiting with an American friend, wondering about her relationship with a new boyfriend and navigating the gossip of her snooty cousin while preparing for her sister's history-making coronation. Simultaneous eBook.
A conclusion to the popular series finds Ada's imperious grandmother shutting down the Wollstonecraft Detective Agency until a royal request by a future Queen Victoria places them on the trail of a missing sketchbook. Simultaneous eBook.
Surprised to learn that her long-lost father is the demon king of Shadowlands, Nikki is shocked when he reveals that she is his sole heir and that he wants her to assume his throne upon his death--an event that would make her a demon queen and the boy she likes one of her slaves. Simultaneous.
Tired of the royal family's relative comfort while they suffer in the wake of worldwide catastrophes in 2090, rebels kill the British king and abduct two of his children, but Princess Eliza escapes, disguises herself, and joins the rebels to seek revenge as well as the safe return of her siblings.
Longing for a bit of glamour in her Idaho life, Desi Bascomb gets it when she discovers her ability to look like any princess who needs subbing services, but Desi soon learns that being royalty involves more than wearing a tiara and waving at cameras.
Fifteen-year-old Princess Meg uses magic and her wits to rescue a baby dragon and escape the unwanted attentions of princes hoping to gain her hand in marriage through a contest arranged by her father, the king.
A retelling of the tale of twelve princesses who wear out their shoes dancing every night, and of Galen, a former soldier now working in the king's gardens, who follows them in hopes of breaking the curse
A dramatic reimagining of the childhood of Queen Victoria is told from the perspective of her discreet confidante, Miss V, who struggles with an advisor's harsh system governing the confined and increasingly unhappy young Victoria's safety and behavior.
Cursed with a spell-breaking magic kiss, Princess Anya is forced to flee her stepfamily's plot to take over the kingdom and embarks on a wild adventure involving a talking dog, a boy trapped in the body of a newt and some extraordinarily mischievous wizards. By the best-selling author of the Old Kingdom series. Simultaneous eBook.
Investigator Jack Morgan is invited to meet Princess Caroline and soon discovers that he is to locate a close friend of the princess before the media catches wind of the scandal. Co-written by a #1 best-selling author
From the #1 New York Times best-selling author of the Princess Diaries series, comes the very first adult installment, which follows Princess Mia and her Prince Charming as they plan their fairy tale wedding—but a few poisoned apples could turn this happily-ever-after into a royal nightmare. Original. 100,000 first printing.
Documents how a betrayed Elizabeth Stuart, the daughter of James I, raised her four daughters amid the glorious art and culture of the Dutch Golden Age, tracing how their remarkable stories and dynastic ambitions shaped a three-decade war and fulfilled the promises of their great-grandmother, Mary Queen of Scots. 35,000 first printing.
Coming out of exile to ascend her rightful throne, Princess Kelsea Raleigh Glynn, with a cadre of soldiers and the magical Tearling sapphire to protect her, makes a daring decision that evokes the wrath of the evil Red Witch, forcing her to embark on a quest to save her kingdom and fulfill her destiny.
Offers information on historical princesses whose lives were devoid of fairy-tale magic, including the stories of Nazi spy Princess Stephanie von Hohenlohe, mass murderess Princess Olga of Kiev, and warrior mom Princess Rani Lakshmibai
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