By Sarah Mlynowski

Scholastic Inc.



ThemesAdventureEmotions and Social AwarenessSci-Fi and Fantasy

Age / Grade 8-12 / Grades 3-6

I’ve landed—along with my brother, Jonah, and our dog, Prince—on the other side of the portal . . . and in the fairy tale of The Princess and the Pea! When I can’t fall asleep on top of a hundred mattresses, the kingdom decides I must be the princess they’re looking for. Talk about royal treatment—I’m suddenly being waited on hand and foot. Plus, I get unlimited ball gowns, sparkly jewelry, and ice cream. But can we find a REAL princess to run the kingdom? Now we have to: 1. Hold a princess contest 2. Defeat an obnoxious prince 3. Escape hungry alligators 4. Make it back home There’s no time to snooze—may the best princess win!