The youngest of sixteen beautiful princesses, Belinda is ignored by her father, King Stormbelly, and left in the hands of a Japanese tutor. After the king marries off his other daughters he discovers that Belinda has turned into a karate expert. Appalled, he leaves her to find her own handsome prince. But will she be able to - and will she even want to? A hilarious modern fairytale with a twist - and some well-aimed high kicks!
Jeremy Strong, a former primary headteacher, has been writing for children for many years. He is hugely popular with children - he won the 1997 Children's Book Award for The Hundred-Mile-An-Hour Dog and was shortlisted for the Award in 1998 for My Granny's Great Escape. Jeremy lives in Somerset.