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Pennyroyal Academy (Reprint) (Paperback) (M. A. Larson)

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Pennyroyal Academy: Seeking bold, courageous youths to become tomorrow's princesses and knights.Come one, come all!M. A. Larson has created a magical world of adventurea world that shows who princesses truly are: people of character and courage and strength. No one rescues Pennyroyal princesses; they rescue themselves.”Reese WitherspoonPennyroyal Academy is one of those books you want to parse out and make last. It is a breathtakingly exciting novel, and Evie deserves a special place in the new pantheon of capable, feisty and, yes, admirable literary princesses.” --The New York TimesA girl from the forest arrives in a bustling kingdom with no name and no idea why she is there, only to find herself at the center of a world at war. She enlists at Pennyroyal Academy, where princesses and knights are trained to battle the two great menaces of the day: witches and dragons. There, given the name Evie,” she must endure a harsh training regimen under the steel glare of her Fairy Drillsergeant, while also navigating an entirely new world of friends and enemies. As Evie learns what it truly means to be a princess, she realizes surprising things about herself and her family, about human compassion and inhuman cruelty. And with the witch forces moving nearer, she discovers that the war between princesses and witches is much more personal than she could ever have imagined.Set in Grimm’s fairytale world and ideal for non-princesses and princess fans alike, M.A. Larson’s Pennyroyal Academy masterfully combines adventure, humor, and magical mischief.
Pennyroyal Academy: Seeking bold, courageous youths to become tomorrow's princesses and knights.Come one, come all!

M. A. Larson has created a magical world of adventurea world that shows who princesses truly are: people of character and courage and strength. No one rescues Pennyroyal princesses; they rescue themselves.?Reese Witherspoon

Pennyroyal Academy is one of those books you want to parse out and make last. It is a breathtakingly exciting novel, and Evie deserves a special place in the new pantheon of capable, feisty and, yes, admirable literary princesses.? --The New York Times


A girl from the forest arrives in a bustling kingdom with no name and no idea why she is there, only to find herself at the center of a world at war. She enlists at Pennyroyal Academy, where princesses and knights are trained to battle the two great menaces of the day: witches and dragons. There, given the name Evie,? she must endure a harsh training regimen under the steel glare of her Fairy Drillsergeant, while also navigating an entirely new world of friends and enemies. As Evie learns what it truly means to be a princess, she realizes surprising things about herself and her family, about human compassion and inhuman cruelty. And with the witch forces moving nearer, she discovers that the war between princesses and witches is much more personal than she could ever have imagined.

Set in Grimm?s fairytale world and ideal for non-princesses and princess fans alike, M.A. Larson?s Pennyroyal Academy masterfully combines adventure, humor, and magical mischief.

Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 314.0
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: M. A. Larson
Language: English
Street Date: March 15, 2016
TCIN: 24000027
UPC: 9780142427149
Item Number (DPCI): 247-50-8309

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