marycatelli (marycatelli) wrote,
marycatelli
marycatelli

The Dragon Queen

The Dragon Queen by Rod Espinosa

The Courageous Princess book 3. Spoilers ahead for the first two.

Because it opens with Mabelrose the prisoner of her aunt, in the castle as Ursula finishes her preparations to conquer the world -- she will never have enough -- and her father and his companions and her companions from earlier hearing of how dangerous it is to escape the land they were imprisoned in.

Mabelrose wanders about and does this and that. Her aunt subjects her to lessons because her niece ought to be a proper princess. Her father and the rest try to escape. It involves accidental mentions, the library, music, the breaking of spells, a flying carpet, and more.
Tags: fiction reviews: fairy tale based, graphic novel/manga
Subscribe

  • An Exaltation of Larks: The Ultimate Edition

    An Exaltation of Larks: The Ultimate Edition by James Lipton A book for people who've mastered such basics as a pride of lions and want to go…

  • The Non-Designer's Design Book

    The Non-Designer's Design Book by Robin P. Williams A book I've found useful in designing both webpages and book covers. Covers a great many…

  • Acedia and Its Discontents

    Acedia and Its Discontents: Metaphysical Boredom in an Empire of Desire by R.J. Snell A philosophical look at the deadly sin known as acedia or…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments