No Place for Magic (Hardcover)
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 9781582346540, 250pp.
Publication Date: September 5, 2006
When Emma and her beloved frog-turned-prince Eadric travel to Upper Montevista to ask for his parents' blessing on their marriage, they find his homeland in chaos-Eadric's annoying little brother, Bradston, has been kidnapped by Trolls Worse, his mother won't let Emma use magic, even to rescue Bradston, and Eadric seems suddenly a bit too fond of the girls in his own castle. With a dose of bravery and a few clever tricks both magic and not, Emma takes center stage again in this utterly charming and surprising addition to the "Frog Princess" series.
Reviews "Another amiable. . .episode." -Kirkus Reviews "There certainly is no lack of humor, and kids will get a kick out of the hip "Shrek" vibe that Baker creates in this updated fairy tale." -School Library Journal
About the author
E. D. Baker is the author of "The Frog Princess, Dragon's Breath," and "Once Upon a Curse." Her books have been translated into a dozen languages and optioned for film. She lives with her daughters on a horse farm in Maryland.