Author(s): Bridget Heos
Did you ever wish to be a princess? Have you ever wanted to wear a pretty pink gown, sing to your forest animal friends, and attend a fancy fairy-tale ball?Then meet Beatrice she represents what being a princess in the Middle Ages was really like. Pink gown? More like itchy wool! Sing to animals? Think archery and horseback riding instead. Beatrice s life is no fairy tale, but she will show you that fact can sometimes be more fascinating than fantasy.This humorous, brightly illustrated book offers an irresistible comparison of fairy tale vs. real life in medieval times."
Bridget Heos is the author of more than sixty books for children, including I, Fly: The Buzz About Flies and How Awesome They Are, illustrated by Jennifer Plecas, and Mustache Baby, illustrated by Joy Ang. She lives in Kansas City, Missouri, with her family. Migy (pronounced miggy), short for Miguel Ornia-Blanco, is a writer and illustrator of children s books, including And Away We Go! After living for a time in London and Buenos Aires, he now resides in Frome, England, with his wife and children."