The Princess and the Dragon and Other Stories About Unlikely Heroes Chapter Three

Chapter Three | The Princess and the Dragon and Other Stories About Unlikely Heroes by Francesca Burke

The next morning, the High Council assembled around a huge olive wood table in the Great Hall, tucking into jugs … More

The Princess and the Dragon and Other Stories About Unlikely Heroes Chapter Two

Chapter Two | The Princess and the Dragon and Other Stories About Unlikely Heroes by Francesca Burke

‘Lovely fish soup, Dad,’ Amelia ventured, as she sat down to dinner with her parents later that evening. The family … More

The Princess and the Dragon and Other Stories About Unlikely Heroes Chapter One

Chapter One | The Princess and the Dragon and Other Stories About Unlikely Heroes by Francesca Burke

The Kingdom of Mirrors, the loudest, southernmost and most magical of the Three Kingdoms, filled the bottom third of the … More

The Princess and the Dragon and Other Stories About Unlikely Heroes Prologue

Prologue | The Princess and the Dragon and Other Stories About Unlikely Heroes by Francesca Burke

Not all fairy tales have happy endings. Some end with a marriage, which could be a happy ending or a … More

The Sea Witch's Revenge Part I by Francesca Burke

The Sea Witch’s Revenge Part I

Once upon a time, there was a boy who wanted to be a merman. He knew it was supposed to … More

Everyday Acts of Murder dog walking short story by Francesca Burke

Everyday Acts of Murder: Dog Walking

On good days, Marlborough Park field was just the right side of pretty. Sun glinted off fences and goalposts while … More