Who could go past a title with such an alluring and obvious exclamation mark in the title?
Not us, that’s for sure.
Especially when it is penned by Australian YA and fantasy powerhouse Garth Nix. We received a copy of Frogkisser! from Allen & Unwin for review and here’s the blurb from Goodreads:
The Last Thing She Needs Is a Prince.
The First Thing She Needs Is Some Magic.
Poor Princess Anya. Forced to live with her evil stepmother’s new husband, her evil stepstepfather. Plagued with an unfortunate ability to break curses with a magic-assisted kiss. And forced to go on the run when her stepstepfather decides to make the kingdom entirely his own.
Aided by a loyal talking dog, a boy thief trapped in the body of a newt, and some extraordinarily mischievous wizards, Anya sets off on a Quest that, if she plays it right, will ultimately…
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