The Lily-Livered Prince
Christopher William Hill

Ages: 7-11

Meet Eugene, the most portly of princes, and Kalvitas, the most courageous of chocolate makers.

Theirs is a tale of cakes and cowardice, bullies and battles, as they set out to defeat a terrifying tyrant.
 
The characters are CURSED. The desserts are DEADLY. And people are NOT always as they appear...
 
When twins Greta and Feliks lose their beloved Aunt Gisela to a poisoned marzipan cake and are sent to the ill-omened Schwartzgarten Reformatory for Maladjusted Children it seems their fate is sealed... that is until they are rescued by the glamorous and wealthy Olga Van Veenen, a fabulous children's author. The two twins are grateful but something tells them that Olga's motives are not entirely genuine...  

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about the author

Christopher William Hill

Christopher William Hill is a children's author, playwright and radio dramatist. His plays for children and teenagers have been performed throughout the UK and internationally.

As a boy he was...
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