"Welcome to the fairy tale world of THE PRINCESS DIARIES. In Volume III, Mia is simultaneously involved in all the December activities at Albert Einstein High School and preparing to travel to Genovia for her introduction to the populace as their princess. Finals, boyfriends, unrequited love, dress fittings, princess lessons, speech preparations, and the Nondenominational Winter Dance are but a few of the activities that fill Mia's days and nights. In the movie and in the recording, Anne Hathaway is the newly discovered Princess of Genovia, Mia Thermopolis. She portrays the teenager in such a genuine manner it is hard to consider Princess Mia beyond belief. Here is a poignant and sassy view of teenaged life. A.R. (c) AudioFile 2002, Portland, Maine"