- Jody Lewandowski
If you enjoyed Once Upon a Marigold, here are some other titles you may like. Some are funnier than others, but I think you’ll enjoy them all!
Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman .
"I am bit by fleas and plagued by family. That is all there is to say." The diary of a thirteenth-century girl, the daughter of a knight who is ready to marry off his daughter!
The Two Princesses of Bamarre by Gail Carson Levine.
With her adventurous sister, Meryl, suffering from the the Grey death meek and timid Princess Addie sets out to find a cure.
The Goose Girl by Shannon Hale.
On her way to marry a prince she's never met, Princess Anidori is betrayed by her guards and her lady-in-waiting and must become a goose girl to survive until she can reveal her true identity and reclaim the crown that is rightfully hers.
The Princess Diaries By Meg Cabot.
Fourteen-year-old Mia, who is trying to lead a normal life as a teenage girl in New York City, is shocked to learn that her father is the Prince of Genovia, a small European principality, and that she is a princess and the heir to the throne.
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