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  • Published: 8 June 2016
  • ISBN: 9781448197590
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 32

The Fairytale Hairdresser and the Princess and the Pea




The Fairytale Hairdresser saves the day in this food-focused fable which brings a magical modern twist to the classic Princess and the Pea fairytale

Princesses from all across the land are flocking to fairyland village for the chance to marry the prince. But one princess is not all she seems...

Amid the excitements of the annual festival of food, the Fairytale Hairdresser must use all her skills to root out a wicked witch and ensure true love's course runs without a hitch. Featuring all the fairytale favourites, hilarious hairstyles, outrageous outfits and fantastic fairytale foods!

The Fairytale Hairdresser: a modern girl in a fairytale world!

  • Published: 8 June 2016
  • ISBN: 9781448197590
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 32

About the authors

Abie Longstaff

Abie Longstaff is the eldest of six children and grew up in Australia, Hong Kong and France. She knows all about squabbling, chaos and bossing younger sisters around. So she logically began her career as a barrister. She started writing when her children were born. Her favourite childhood books were Hating Alison Ashley, A Little Princess, Maura's Angel and The Black Stallion and she sneakily reads them again sometimes. Abie lives in Hove with her family.

Lauren Beard

Lauren Beard is an illustrator based in Manchester. As a young girl she always loved drawing and reading, and would write and illustrate short stories for her two younger brothers. She has been fascinated by animals, fairy tales and folklore since her childhood, when she would visit her Irish Grandma and was told to "watch out for the fairies!"

Her work is hand-drawn and coloured both digitally and by hand, using all types of media to get different textures. Lauren enjoys adding little details and modern humour to her illustrations appealing to children and adults alike.

Lauren lives with her cat, Sushi, who keeps her company when drawing.

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