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Princess Academy

by Shannon Hale

Author: Shannon Hale

Comics & Graphic Novels » Graphic Novels

Language: English

Added by: DEnver



Miri lives on a mountain where, for generations, her ancestors have quarried stone and lived a simple life. Then word comes that the king's priests have divined her small village the home of the future princess. In a year's time, the prince himself will come and choose his bride from among the girls of the village. The king's ministers set up an academy on the mountain, and every teenage girl must attend and learn how to become a princess.

Do you like the quality of this book?7

ISBN: 1599900734
8 of 10 Votes: 8

Read an excerpt:

... 177 Chapter ChapterFifteen Look no farther than your hand Make a choice and take a stand In a mountain summer, the world savored each day. Dawn came early, inviting waking up slowly and stretching and looking forward to everything. Olana noticed the class's attention straying to the window, so she held more and more class time out of doors. The girls spent weeks learning the dances for the ball, twirling, skipping, and sliding under the sun. The hard blue of the sky appeared to arch above their heads a mere arm's length away. Sometimes Miri reached and jumped and fancied she nearly brushed its smooth, curved shell. Miri had never felt like this, light enough to float into the clouds. Even Katar's jabs and Bena's and Liana's turned backs did not hurt so much-Doter's story dr...




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