Lardine and Angula have a new stepsister, Ella, and they are determined to make her life as miserable as possible. Throwing tantrums and sulks, they ensure that she is forced to sleep by the fire, do the chores and certainly not go to the ball. But will their schemes stop the prince from meeting the girl of his dreams? A fun twist on the Cinderella story.
Children's author and poet Kaye Umansky trained as a teacher, only beginning to write children's novels and picture books after her daughter was born. She has written over 130 books most famously her 'Pongwiffy' series which has been published as a cartoon TV series and as audiobooks. Also available from Barrington Stoke is the 'Weird Family' trilogy. Kaye lives in Crouch End, North London.