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Princess Academy

Enage girl must attend and learn how to become a princess Soon Miri finds herself confronted with a harsh academy mistress bitter competition among the girls and her own conflicting desire. Had a very long drive ahead of me yesterday so took this lovely book along to reread itIt was never very surprising to this old reader I could see the plot turns coming a few chapters before they did but the true pleasure is in the relationships of the families in the mountain village where Miri lives and of course the relationships of the girls as they developThis reading I appreciated how Hale takes the time to give all the girls at least some personality and some chance to change and grow even if lightly sketched in I loved the evolution of Miri s assumptions often driven by anger and hurt and how she woul Devoted to Drew yesterday so took this lovely book along to reread itIt was never very surprising to this old reader I could see the plot turns coming a few chapters before they did but the true pleasure is in the relationships of the families in the mountain village where Miri lives and of course the relationships of the girls as they developThis reading I appreciated how Hale takes the time to give all the girls at least some personality and some chance to change and grow even if lightly sketched in I loved the evolution of Miri s assumptions often driven by anger and hurt and how she woul

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Miri lives on a mountain where for generations her ancestors have uarried stone and lived a simple life Then word comes that the king's priests have divined her small village the home of t. 35 stars If onlyIf only my eleven year old younger self had read this book I know she would ve shrieked with happiness at holding Princess Academy against her innocent little heart Miri and younger Lola might ve shared a stronger and vivid level of connection and this latter probably would ve eagerly pressed five stars as rating Well it certainly isn t every day that I refer to myself in the 3rd personBut I m not eleven any and even if I enjoy some middle grade and younger reads from time to time I will never feel the same way when reading them as I feel toward Young Adult novels my favorite genre W Red Tail (Travis Trilogy year old Promises in Tumble Creek younger self had read this book I know she would ve shrieked with happiness at holding Princess Academy against her innocent little heart Miri and Mischief and Marriage younger Lola might ve shared a stronger and vivid level of connection and this latter probably would ve eagerly pressed five stars as rating Well it certainly isn t every day that I refer to myself in the 3rd personBut I m not eleven any and even if I enjoy some middle grade and Cold Case, Hot Accomplice (Men of Wolf Creek, younger reads from time to time I will never feel the same way when reading them as I feel toward Young Adult novels my favorite genre W

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He future princess In a year's time the prince himself will come and choose his bride from among the girls of the villageThe king's ministers set up an academy on the mountain and every te. Overall the book was well written and appropriate for a young adolescent audience It was certainly not written for someone in my demographicI enjoyed a number of aspects of this book and also a few disappointements Specifically1 The resolution of the primary conflict who gets to be the princess felt too much like a plot device I can t say without giving away the ending that the author threw into the story to avoid a painful conflict between the characters2The culture of the mountain village and the kingdom as a whole was not developed enough there was a lot of good potential here On the other hand3 What cultu Secret Agent Minister and Deadly Texas Rose year's time the prince himself will come and choose his bride from among the girls of the villageThe king's ministers set up an academy on the mountain and every te. Overall the book was well written and appropriate for a Dangerous Melody (Treasure Seekers young adolescent audience It was certainly not written for someone in my demographicI enjoyed a number of aspects of this book and also a few disappointements Specifically1 The resolution of the primary conflict who gets to be the princess felt too much like a plot device I can t say without giving away the ending that the author threw into the story to avoid a painful conflict between the characters2The culture of the mountain village and the kingdom as a whole was not developed enough there was a lot of good potential here On the other hand3 What cultu


About the Author: Shannon Hale

Shannon Hale is the New York Times best selling author of six young adult novels the Newbery Honor book Princess Academy multiple award winner Book of a Thousand Days and the highly acclaimed Books of Bayern series She has written three books for adults including the upcoming Midnight in Austenland Jan 2012 companion book to Austenland She co wrote the hit graphic novel Rapunzel's Reveng



10 thoughts on “Princess Academy

  1. says:

    35 stars If onlyIf only my eleven year old younger self had read this book I know she would’ve shrieked with happiness at holding Princess Academy against her innocent little heart Miri and younger Lola might’ve shared a stronger and vivid level of connection and this latter probably would’ve eagerly pressed five stars as rat

  2. says:

    The Princess Academy is a favorite comfort read and a delightful older middle gradeyounger YA fantasy nominated for the 2006 Newbery Award Miri is a teenage girl living in a small simple mountain village where everyone makes a living

  3. says:

    AUGUST 2012 Just re read technically re listened to this one in anticipation of the seuel coming out this month Loved this book all over again MAY 2007 So the latest books I’ve read I haven’t exactly enjoyed I mean I do finish them and everything so they must have been okay but it’s not like I was ever reaching for m

  4. says:

    Sometimes you just want to take a break from endless angst and sexual tension of currently popular both adult and YA books and read something light and inoffensive Princess Academy is an excellent choice for this purpose Although this is an obviously children's book it is not silly or overly simplistic The fairy tale is very imaginative and teaches many valuable lessons importance of education is among many of them but never in

  5. says:

    Overall the book was well written and appropriate for a young adolescent audience It was certainly not written for someone in my demographicI enjoyed a number of aspects of this book and also a few disappointements Specifically1 The resolution of the primary conflict who gets to be the princess felt too much like a plot device I can't say without giving away the ending that the author threw into the story to avoid a painful confl

  6. says:

    “No wolf falters before the bite so strikeNo hawk wavers before the dive so swingNo sun pauses before the set just strikeNo rain delays before the fall just swing”In my most drastic tonal shift to date we will be going from talking about

  7. says:

    Every now and then I like to read a good children's book especially if it has a smart heroine Princess Academy was perfect reading for a Sunday afternoon It tells the story of Miri a 14 year old girl living on a mountain that mines a valuable stone One day it's announced that the prince will choose his next pri

  8. says:

    Had a very long drive ahead of me yesterday so took this lovely book along to reread itIt was never very surprising to this old reader; I could see the plot turns coming a few chapters before they did but the true pleasure is in the relationships of the families in the mountain village where Miri lives and of course the relationships of the girls as they developThis reading I appreciated how Hale takes the time to give all the g

  9. says:

    The linder uarries on Mount Eskel make for hard labour but the villagers who mine it wouldn't trade their life fo

  10. says:

    I really liked it when the girls started pulling together and thinking past the fairytale deciding that was in their best interest

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