By Susan Froetschel
Published: March 31, 2011.
It’s not easy being a princess. In the mystery Royal Escape, a fictional British princess struggles to separate her children from a system that reinforces inequality. The monarchy is a royal trap, imposing lifelong limits on careers, activities and what one can say or do in public. To raise her children as independent individuals, Princess Elena must fend off paparazzi, staff and in-laws.