When Davey stumbles upon a mysterious talking blue-eyed frog named Amelia who claims to be a princess, he must choose between showing her off to his friends or kissing the bossy green frog before two cycles of the moon pass, in a rollicking retelling of a classic fairy tale.
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Davey doesnât believe in spells and fairy talesâuntil the day a strange blue-eyed frog named Amelia turns up in his pond. Amelia is really a princess, and in order to break the spell sheâs under, she needs a kiss before two cycles of the moon pass. It looks as though Davey is the only boy who can help her. But he doesnât want to kiss the frog until heâs had a chance to show her off to his friends, and the thought of kissing her at all makes him sick. In the meantime, heâll have to take care of the bossy princess by keeping her away from his menacing little brother, Kevin. Can the princess convince Davey to do the right thing, or is she doomed to stay a frog forever?
Patricia Eastonâs crackling, fast-paced chapter book puts a new spin on a beloved fairy tale. Mike Wohnoukaâs ingenious black-and-white illustrations are guaranteed to elicit giggles and guffaws.