By Linda Rodriguez McRobbie
You're thinking that you recognize her tale. You’ve learn the Brothers Grimm, you’ve watched the Disney cartoons, and also you cheered as those virtuous ladies lived fortunately ever after. yet real princesses did not continuously get satisfied endings. yes, lots have been swish and benevolent leaders, yet simply as many have been ruthless of their quest for power—and all of them had skeletons damn of their royal closets. Princess Stephanie von Hohenlohe was once a Nazi secret agent. Empress Elisabeth of the Austro-Hungarian empire slept donning a masks of uncooked veal. Princess Olga of Kiev slaughtered her approach to sainthood whereas Princess Lakshmibai waged battle at the battlefield, charging into wrestle together with her boy or girl son strapped to her back. Princesses Behaving Badly bargains actual stories of a lot of these princesses and dozens extra in a desirable learn that is pefect for historical past buffs, feminists, and someone looking a distinct form of bedtime tale.