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The Princess Will Save You

(The Princess Will Save You #1)

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A PRINCESS
A STABLE BOY
A QUEST

When her father dies, Princess Amarande is given an ultimatum: Marry the leader of one of the four neighboring kingdoms, or lose her crownand possibly her life. And to force her hand, her beloved, the stable boy Luca, is kidnapped.

But Amarande was raised to be a warrior, not a sacrifice.

And nothing will stop her from saving her true love and
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Kindle Edition, 368 pages
Expected publication: July 7th 2020 by Tor Teen
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Helena of Eretz ✰
"Inspired by The Princess Bride" ... HECK YES!

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destiny ♡⚔♡ [howling libraries]
I am LIVINGGG for these Charlie Bowater covers lately 😭💖
♡ Dakota ♡ (Sarcasm is my middle name)
Dear Future Me,

Listen up bitch. Dont forget about this book.

Sincerely, Past Me
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megs_bookrack
I had no idea this story inspired by The Princess Bride!!



Inconceivable and exciting!!!
Sarah Henning
Oct 27, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
Watch this space for pre-order swag <3
Nia •ShadesOfPaper•
Nov 14, 2019 marked it as tbr-unreleased  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2020-releases
ME:Well, I guess after seeing this cover Ill have to read it.
BRAIN:But why dont you first read the synopsis and see if you...?
ME: NO! Look at that cover!
BRAIN:But...
ME:PRETTY. COVER. ME. NEED. IT.
BRAIN:*sighs* Here we go again...


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♠ TABI ♠
Mar 19, 2019 marked it as to-read
". . . a feminist YA fantasy inspired by 'The Princess Bride' . . ."

and 2020 continues to bless me WITH AMAZING STUNNING COVERS
Kilikina
A PRINCESS
A STABLE BOY
A QUEST

"And nothing will stop her from saving her true love and rescuing her kingdom. The acclaimed author of Sea Witch turns the classic damsel-in-distress tale on its head with this story of adventure, identity, and love."

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Cindy ✩☽♔
Nov 16, 2019 marked it as to-read
Omg, how did I not hear of this sooner!? Also, covers like this are really warming me up to cover models 💕 But not gonna lie, I will forever associate this cover font with The Folk of the Air trilogy ✨
Lea (drumsofautumn)
SARAH HENNING IS TRULY BLESSED BY THE COVER GODS
Vee_Bookish
Jan 26, 2020 marked it as to-read
WHY AM I SO OBSESSED WITH THIS COVER THIS PLOT THIS EVERYTHING
Emily
Inspired by The Princess Bride, "in which the princess is the rescuer instead of the rescued." (source)
R.F. Gammon
Mar 19, 2019 marked it as nopenopenope
Yeah, I think Imma sit this one out.
madi
Mar 18, 2019 marked it as to-read
Feminist version of "The Princess Bride"? Say no more; I'm in.
Fabian
Jan 06, 2020 marked it as to-read
We all know, this will never be as good as The Princess Bride & that's the tea.
Lucy of Swords
Jan 06, 2020 marked it as not-yet-released
2019 was the snake cover year
get ready for:
2020 the charlie bowalter cover year
Ishobel Pomrening
Jan 06, 2020 marked it as to-read
THIS COVER THO.
THIS STORYLINE THO.
TAKE MY DAMN MONEY.

Hikari Loftus
Feb 17, 2020 rated it really liked it
I didnt even know this was a Princess Bride retelling when I started it. But as I read I kept thinking this reminds me of the Princess Bride 😂🤦♀ Really enjoyed this and hoping for a sequel. ...more
manonsense & books
Nov 15, 2019 marked it as tbr-anticipated-releases
"But Amarande was raised to be a warrior, not a sacrifice."

I. WANT.
I. NEED.
I just hope the main protagonist really stays badass 'til the end
please, please, please

this is going to my highly anticipate
(the cover is beautifuuuul btw)
Hayley
Am I adding this book to my TBR mainly because the cover is by Charlie Bowater?
Maybe.
But does it also sound kind of amazing?
Yes, also that.
Last Book Marauder
Yep. So much yes. Just all of it. I need it.
Sage
Dec 07, 2019 rated it really liked it
I have a lot of thoughts and feelings about this book. I honestly didnt love it until about halfway through, and then I couldnt put it down!! Not sure if part of that is due to reading it in bits and pieces, but the last half was thrilling and twisty and turn-y. You can definitely read this book if you havent seen The Princess Bride, but if you have seen it, there are a ton of Easter eggs that are delightful.

I loved Princess Amarande, a strong badass female protagonist is my JAM, and I love all
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Kat
I cannot begin to say how much I enjoyed this novel. I have read a couple of duds lately and this one made up for it in spades!! The Princess Will Save You did just that. I hope that if you haven't read Sarah Henning before that you start with this book. I think this is her best work by far!
Thank you to NetGalley and Macmillan for the E-arc copy of this novel.
Kayla
Jan 05, 2020 marked it as to-read
Shelves: 2020-releases
YES! I love Sarah Henning!
Shelby  P
Dec 18, 2019 marked it as to-read
Big ol yes for this cover and the blurb
Jessica Rose
Nov 14, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: fantasy
Charlie Bowater's at it again with this GORGEOUS cover!
☽ᑢᗩᘻᘿᒪᓍᖶ☾
Hmm?
A feminist version of The Princess Bride, you say?
Sign me up!
Andrea
Mar 27, 2020 rated it liked it
Shelves: arc
Thank you to the publisher and NetGalley for an ARC.

This was a sweet, light fantasy. I didn't know when I started that it had so many Princess Bride references, but I caught on and rather enjoyed that aspect. I think this would work as a movie quite well.

Here's what would have elevated this for me:
-This is close to 400 pages, and we see Luca and Amarande together for so little time. I think another scene with them together (or maybe some flashbacks or something scattered throughout) would have
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Jodi
Mar 20, 2020 rated it really liked it
Shelves: netgalley-arcs
I was first captured by the beautiful cover art but when I read the girl power filled synopsis of the story line I really wanted to read this book! I was so excited to be approved for an advanced reader copy through NetGalley; I downloaded it right away and put the book I was in the middle of on hold. For a little while, I was a bit disappointed in the book, as I felt it was dragging a little bit but then it picked up and became hard to put down. The end was quite a cliffhanger, and I cannot ...more
Jodi
Mar 16, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I was first captured by the beautiful cover art but when I read the girl power filled synopsis of the story line I really wanted to read this book! I was so excited to be approved for an advanced reader copy through NetGalley; I downloaded it right away and put the book I was in the middle of on hold. For a little while, I was a bit disappointed in the book, as I felt it was dragging a little bit but then it picked up and became hard to put down. The end was quite a cliffhanger, and I cannot ...more
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Sarah Henning is a recovering journalist who has worked for the Palm Beach Post, Kansas City Star and Associated Press, among others. While in South Florida, Sarah lived and worked through five hurricanes, which gave her an extreme respect for the ocean. When not writing, she runs ultramarathons, hits the playground with her two kids and hangs out with her husband Justin, who doubles as her ...more

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