Evie's story continues in the next Pennyroyal Academy adventure!
M.A. Larson (malarson.com) 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. As a writer on the cult sensation My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, he 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 and magical candy-colored ponies.
"M. A. Larson has created a magical world of adventure--a world that shows who princesses truly are: people of character and courage and strength. No one rescues Pennyroyal princesses; they rescue themselves."--Reese Witherspoon
"Pennyroyal Academy is one of those books you want to
parse out and make last. It is a breathtakingly exciting novel, and
Evie deserves a special place in the new pantheon of capable,
feisty and, yes, admirable literary princesses."--The New York
Times "Flashes of inspiration light up a protagonist with
plenty of spine... A sequel-worthy debut..."--Kirkus Reviews
"[Larson]...imbues the fantasy with an important, affirming message
for readers: 'You get to decide what you want to be. No one
"A perfect fit for fans of Hale's Princess Academy and the novels of Gail Carson Levine."--BCCB
"Gripping and wonderful...a spectacular fantasy novel."--The Denver Post
"A dark Grimm-like fairy tale."--Booklist
"A great twist on traditional fairy tales."--Kidsreads
"Laugh-out-loud funny moments and heartfelt emotion."--Common Sense Media