Title: Defender of the Kingdom
Genre: MG adventure
Cinderella meets the Scarlet Pimpernel as fifteen-year-old Elaina must find and restore her cousin, the rightful King, to his throne before the usurper king kills her father or her stepmother sends her to another kingdom to marry. Along the way, Elaina finds some unexpected help as she finds true love, saves her family, and is named "Defender of the Kingdom".
She was the ugliest female I had ever seen, until her daughters followed her out of the coach.