A Posse of Princesses by Sherwood Smith
Approx. 85,620 words.
Published on September 9, 2010 by
Book View Cafe.
Rhis is invited along with all the other princesses to the coming of age party of the Crown Prince. When Iardith is abducted, Rhis and her friends go to the rescue. What happens to Rhis and her posse has unexpected results. They learn about friendship and hate, romantic ballads and sleeping in the dirt with nothing but a sword for company. Most of all they learn about the many meanings of love.