Hamster Princess: Harriet the Invincible by Ursula Vernon

Hamster Princess: Harriet the Invincible by Ursula VernonHarriet the Invincible Series: Hamster Princess #1
Also in this series: Of Mice and Magic
Published by Penguin Genres: Children's Fiction (Tween)
Format: Hardcover
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Sleeping Beauty gets a feisty, furry twist in this hilarious new comic series from the creator of Dragonbreath

Harriet Hamsterbone is not your typical princess. She may be quite stunning in the rodent realm (you'll have to trust her on this one), but she is not so great at trailing around the palace looking ethereal or sighing a lot. She finds the royal life rather . . . dull. One day, though, Harriet's parents tell her of the curse that a rat placed on her at birth, dooming her to prick her finger on a hamster wheel when she's twelve and fall into a deep sleep. For Harriet, this is most wonderful news: It means she's invincible until she's twelve! After all, no good curse goes to waste. And so begins a grand life of adventure with her trusty riding quail, Mumfrey...until her twelfth birthday arrives and the curse manifests in a most unexpected way.

Perfect for fans of Babymouse and Chris Colfer's Land of Stories, this laugh-out-loud new comic hybrid series will turn everything you thought you knew about princesses on its head.


I am so in love with Harriet Hamsterbone!  Trust me, for a hamster, she’s awesome!! She is made of all the awesomesauce in the world!  This spunky, confident rodent with a feminist streak is such a treat!  Sleeping Beauty is perfect in this twist!   You will laugh your way silly reading this book.  My heart is happy and my inner child is so wishing she was Harriet Hamsterbone. 




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