Tired of the same old princess-meets-her-prince stories? Bored of princesses in frilly pink dresses? Fed up with princes getting all the action? Yes? So is Princess Swashbuckle. She’s Swashbuckle by name, swashbuckling by nature and she’s about to show the world what a great pirate captain she can be. Charmingly breaking the mould, Princess Swashbuckle is a rollicking tale of adventure and finding your own happy.
A quirky tale of a frog princess who becomes a kind pirate – and discovers that treasure is found in the most unexpected places. Charmingly breaking the mould, Princess Swashbuckle is a rollicking tale of adventure and finding your own happy. With immensely appealing artwork by the prize-winning Deborah Allwright, illustrator of the bestselling There Is No Dragon In This Story.
About the Author
Hollie Hughes is a talented new picture book author. Having three children of her own, she is perfectly tuned in to the reading habits and tastes of young children. The Famishing Vanishing Mahoosive Mammoth was Hollie’s debut picture book and there’ll be lots more to come. Hollie lives in Essex with her family.
Deborah Allwright has become a star of the picture book world following the publication of the bestselling The Night Pirates. She has been shortlisted for the V&A Illustration Award, the Booktrust Awards, and has been nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal three times. Deborah works in a studio in Islington, stopping only to attend designer clothes sales, and to do a spot of DJing at music festivals.