Author(s): Saviour Pirotta
A beautiful princess is cursed by a wicked fairy - when the princess is fifteen years old she will prick her finger on a needle and die...Can the king and queen prevent such a tragedy? Or will the princess fall asleep for ever?
Saviour Pirotta is an award-winning author of several books for children. His titles include A Seed in Need which was winner of the English Association Award, and Turtle Bay which was shortlisted for the Children's Book Award. Saviour is originally from Malta, and now lives in Yorkshire. Cecilia is a wonderfully talented children's illustrator. She studied at Nottingham Trent University and gained a BA First Class Honours in Graphic Design and Illustration. She has illustrated a number of children's books and was shortlisted for the Nottingham Children's Book Award for Spirulina and the Haunted Shipwreck, written by Kelly McKain.