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The Runaway Princess

The Runaway Princess

(A Graphic Novel)


The Runaway Princess

About the Book

A new graphic novel as visually stunning as it is adventurous, The Runaway Princess follows Robin as she absconds from her family's castle and embarks on a journey across lands she's only ever imagined. Robin's parents are in close pursuit - princesses are meant to stay home. Or are they?

Product Details

On sale: January 21, 2020
Age: 8-12 years
Grade: Grades 3-7
Page count: 272 Pages
ISBN: 9780593124161
Reading level: Lexile: GN190L | Fountas/Pinnell: Q

Author Bio

Johan Troïanowski was born in Lyon in 1985. He graduated from Beaux-arts de Toulon in 2003, then started a comics anthology called Brouillon. In 2006, he created and became president of the association Little Blue Bear and White Rabbit, which promotes graphic novels; he's also an advocate for wordless comics. As well as making graphic novels, he writes and illustrates poetry for children and runs workshops around the country.


Exudes magic through a breathtaking array of tropical rainbow palettes…. [Will] delight most with its quirky fun.” — Booklist 

"Brilliant colors, and hectic pacing make this book the perfect companion to while away a long journey." —Publishers Weekly

“Buoyant cartoons, which rely on a gorgeous palette of warm and cool colors to complement the bold red of the princess, effectively capture Robin’s journeys…. For fans of fantasy, adventure, or graphic novels.” –School Library Journal