The Two Princesses of Bamarre (Paperback)

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This was one of the first fantasy books I read as an adolescent! Jam-packed with action, adventure, magic, monsters, and a little bit of romance, it's so easy to fall head over heels for Addie and her older sister Meryl. — Jessie DeGarmo

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A kingdom beset by monsters . . .
A disease that weakens and destroys . . .
An epic poem and a hero of long ago . . .
A story of danger and desperation.

The two princesses of Bamarre couldn't be more different. Princess Addie is fearful and shy. Her deepest wish is for safety. Princess Meryl is bold and brave. Her deepest wish is to save the kingdom of Bamarre. They are sisters, and they mean the world to each other.

Then disaster strikes, and Addie—terrified and unprepared—sets out on a perilous quest. In her path are monsters of Bamarre: ogres, specters, gryphons, and dragons. Addie must battle them, but time is running out, and the sisters' lives—and Barmarre's fate—hang in the balance.

Gail Carson Levine left her mark on fantasy with her well-loved 1998 Newbery Honor Book Ella Enchanted. Now she has created another shimmering and tapestried landscape of fantasy and fairies. Bamarre and the journeys of its two princesses will burn themselves into the minds of readers, and all will relish this moving saga about two sisters groping their way toward heroism.

About the Author


Gail Carson Levine's first book for children, Ella Enchanted, was a Newbery Honor Book. Levine's other books include Ever, a New York Times bestseller; Fairest, a Best Book of the Year for Publishers Weekly and School Library Journal, and a New York Times bestseller; Dave at Night, an ALA Notable Book and Best Book for Young Adults; The Wish; The Two Princesses of Bamarre; A Tale of Two Castles; and the six Princess Tales books. She is also the author of the nonfiction books Writing Magic: Creating Stories That Fly and Writer to Writer: From Think to Ink, as well as the picture books Betsy Who Cried Wolf and Betsy Red Hoodie. Gail Carson Levine and her husband, David, live in a two-centuries-old farmhouse in the Hudson Valley of New York State.

Praise For…


“Ella Enchanted fans need wait no longer for a satisfying repeat of Levine’s success.”
— VOYA

“Deserves to be around for a long, long time.”
— Dallas Morning News

“Tough to put down, this is a shades-of-Oz story that sticks with you.”
— Atlanta Journal & Constitution


Product Details
ISBN: 9780064409667
ISBN-10: 006440966X
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication Date: April 24th, 2012
Pages: 272
Language: English
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