M.A. Larson is a film and television writer who lives with his wife, daughter, and two dogs in a canyon in California. Larson has written for Cartoon Network, Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney UK, Discovery Kids Channel, The Hub, and Nickelodeon. He has written more episodes of the cult sensation My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic than any other writer, and has been a guest at brony” fan conventions from Paris, France to Dallas, Texas. This is his first novel. Larson can be found on twitter at @M_A_Larson, where he frequently tweets about classic films, Vonnegut, and magical candy-colored ponies.
Without any memory of her life before her dragon family took her in, Evie leaves home when she finds a postcard from Pennyroyal Academy in the woods. When she arrives at the academy, she is shocked to find out that there are others that look like her. And before she can say Courage, Compassion, Kindness, Discipline,” she becomes Cadet Eleven and finds herself being drilled by fairies who are tougher than Marine Corps drill sergeants. Evie battles through training, immerses herself in Princess History, and learns the equally difficult skills of making friendsall while trying to come to terms with her own identity. As the last defense against an ever-growing terror of wicked witches, the Pennyroyal Princess waits for no dashing knight to save herit is HER job to save the realm.