Princess

4 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 216 ratings

The Stepsister Scheme Publisher's Summary

What would happen if an author went back to the darker themes of the original fairy tales for his plots, and then crossed the Disney princesses with Charlie's Angels? What's delivered is The Stepsister Scheme, a whole new take on what happened to Cinderella and her prince after the wedding. And with Jim C. Hines penning the tale, listeners can bet it won't be "and they lived happily ever after."

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  • Book 1

    • The Stepsister Scheme

    • By: Jim C. Hines
    • Narrated by: Carol Monda
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 92
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 81
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 83

    What would happen if an author went back to the darker themes of the original fairy tales for his plots, and then crossed the Disney princesses with Charlie's Angels? What's delivered is The Stepsister Scheme, a whole new take on what happened to Cinderella and her prince after the wedding. And with Jim C. Hines penning the tale, listeners can bet it won't be "and they lived happily ever after."

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This isn't Disney...

    • By Brad on 09-20-12

    Regular price: $24.95

  • Book 2

    • The Mermaid’s Madness

    • By: Jim C. Hines
    • Narrated by: Carol Monda
    • Length: 11 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 46
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 41

    What would happen if a star writer went back to the darker themes of the original fairy tales for plots, and then crossed the Disney princesses with Charlie's Angels? What he'd end up with is The Mermaid's Madness, a whole new take on The Little Mermaid. And with Jim C. Hines penning the tale, you can bet it won't be "They lived happily ever after."

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Disney Princess for Grown-Ups series continues

    • By David on 04-28-13

    Regular price: $24.95

  • Book 3

    • Red Hood’s Revenge

    • By: Jim C. Hines
    • Narrated by: Carol Monda
    • Length: 11 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 38

    Wars may end. But vengeance is forever. Roudette's story was a simple one. A red cape. A wolf. A hunter. Her mother told her she would be safe, so long as she kept to the path. But sometimes the path leads to dark places. Roudette is the hunter now, an assassin known throughout the world as the Lady of the Red Hood. Her mission will take her to the country of Arathea and an ancient fairy threat.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Disney Princess who will cut you

    • By David on 05-22-13

    Regular price: $24.95

  • Book 4

    • The Snow Queen’s Shadow

    • Princess Novels, Book 4
    • By: Jim C. Hines
    • Narrated by: Carol Monda
    • Length: 11 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    When a spell gone wrong shatters Snow White's enchanted mirror, a demon escapes into the world. The demon's magic distorts the vision of all it touches, showing them only ugliness and hate. It is a power that turns even friends and lovers into mortal foes; one that will threaten humans and fairies alike.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Princess series finale, a friend gone bad

    • By David on 10-26-13

    Regular price: $24.95