Today's Sunday Fun Read is a wonderful read for girls.
Princess Academy by Shannon Hale is the story of a young lady who lives in a village on a mountain where her family works in a quarry. She wants to work in the quarry too...but she is too little and too weak.
A strange visit from a prince looking for a bride has her attending the Princess Academy instead.
This is a very unusual book that has lots of exciting suspenseful moments. You can't quiet figure out just what is going to happen next, which makes it a good book to read.