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The Daredevil Princess and the Fire Dragon by Belinda Murrell

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Our story starts with a day like any other in the Queendom of Blumenfeld, eating boiled eggs for breakfast. But it soon becomes apparent to Princess Tillie that all is not well. There’s no water in the river, no water in the well and the fountain has stopped flowing. The Cook cannot bake, the geese are grumpy, and the cows are thirsty. Princess Tillie is determined to find out what is going on.

Princess Tillie asks Lukas to help investigate the mystery of the disappearing water. Helped by various animal friends and bottle of never-ending water, they discover things are far worse than they could ever imagine.

Princess Tillie decides to be brave and daring. But can she face down a fire dragon, remove a boulder, save Prince Oskar from being eaten?

Why is there grey porridge everywhere? Why is Honey Blossom grumpy? Can Tillie win in a game of riddles? And how do you extinguish dragon flames?

A royally fun junior fiction series filled with magic, adventure and daring . . . and a very sassy unicorn.


Great for family read along session or for solo readers aged 6-10 years.

The Daredevil Princess and the Fire Dragon will engage and support those children who are moving onto chapter books.

Other titles in the series include, in both eBook and print format:

The Daredevil Princess and the Grumpy Giant

The Daredevil Princess and the Golden Unicorn

The Daredevil Princess and the Goblin King

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