Calypso entangled between feelings for her family and Prince Freddie
In Duelling Princes, Calypso Kelly has finally shrugged off the label of “American Freak” and is now one of the cool crowd at St. Augustine’s School for Ladies her exclusive all-girls English boarding school. Having pulled Prince Freddie heir to the British Throne she’s now determined to win a place on the National Fencing Team.
So it’s a perfect time for her madder than mad LA parents to arrive in London with their midlife crises, madness and mayhem. For Calypso, having her prince, dealing with the press, winning her fencing bouts and managing her parents may be more than one school girl can handle.
Thank goodness her mates, the Nuns and her bessie mate, Star, are around to help navigate the chaos and fun!
Duelling Princes is one of four Young Adult Fiction Romantic Comedy books following the life of Calypso Kelly at an all girls British Boarding School.
“Funny exposé of It-girlschool life.” ELLE GIRL UK
“Bridget Jones for the early teen set.”- WASHINGTON POST USA
“Budding Anglophiles ….will soak up the flood of upper-class British culture in this book. Fans of Cecily von Ziegesar’s “Gossip Girl” series and Zoey Dean’s “A-List” series (both Little, Brown) should enjoy it”.– WASHINGTON COUNTY COOPERATIVE LIBRARY SERVICES
Give this to fans of Princess Mia and Georgia Nicholson as well as to readers of O’Connell’s previous Pulling Princes (2004). BOOKLIST, USA
It is sure to have fans of the previous novels rolling on the floor laughing their royal crowns off. SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL, USA
“Outrageously funny and a serious contender for the teen chick-lit throne.” — THE BOOKSELLER on Pulling Princes.
“A right royal read” THE MAYFAIR TIMES
Give this to fans of Princes Mia and Georgia Nicholson” – The Booklist on Stealing Princes
“Frothy and face-paced” – Publishers Weekly on Pulling Princes, starred review.