In this treasury of modern fairy tales, the heroines make their own way to happily ever after, and there isn’t a damsel in distress in sight! Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, and Thumbelina don’t let fear or self-doubt hold them back. Using their wits, bravery, honesty, and kindness, they problem-solve their way out of tricky situations. See how Rapunzel invents her way out of her tower or Red Riding Hood outsmarts the wolf!
Each story has a modern twist, a different illustrator, and all the charm of a classic storybook. This sweet and accessible book is perfect for young princes and princesses learning to have courage and follow their hearts.
Susannah McFarlane is the founding director of boutique children’s publisher Lemonfizz Media and the author, creator, and publisher of some of Australia’s most successful children’s book series, including EJ Spy School, Boy vs Beast, and Little Mates. Susannah has over twenty years’ experience as a children’s book publisher and worked with some of the world’s leading brands and writers. She actually counts Thomas the Tank Engine and Winnie the Pooh as friends, as well as former colleagues!