A World Without Princes

A World Without Princes

Book - 2015
Average Rating:
Rate this:
When Agatha wishes she'd chosen a different Happy Ending, she accidentally reopens the gates to the School for Good and Evil. But when the girls return, they notice that the world they knew has changed. Witches and princesses reside at the School for Girls, where they've been inspired to live a life without princes, while Tedros and the boys are camping in Evil's old towers. A war is brewing between the schools, but can Agatha and Sophie restore peace? Can Sophie stay good with Tedros on the hunt? And whose heart does Agatha's belong to -- her best friend or her prince?
Publisher: New York, NY :, Scholastic Inc.,, [2015]
Copyright Date: ♭2015
ISBN: 9780545913799
Branch Call Number: J FIC Chain #002 3565
Characteristics: 461 pages :,illustrations ;,20 cm
Additional Contributors: Bruno, Iacopo


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment
Oct 28, 2018


Oct 25, 2017

AMAZING!!!!I love how it shows girls can still rule and are powerful so encouraging!!!

Apr 26, 2017

'A World Without Princes' is an interesting sequel to 'The School For Good And Evil.' Suspenseful, thoughtful, and a reflection of our broken world. This book makes you realize the depth of Sophie's and Agatha's characters and the similarities between the divided schools and our divided world, always fighting, never getting along.

Apr 07, 2017

really cool book, lots of adventure! PERFECT book for readers who love fantasy! i recommend this ages 9 and up

Apr 06, 2017

This is book 2 in the School for Good and Evil trilogy. The first book was good, and as all first books, it introduces you to the characters. This book gets to the meat and potatoes of the story. I truly enjoyed these first two books and couldn't wait to read book 3. But I discovered that the library doesn't have book 3. So I bought all three books, they are worth having for your personal library if you love Fantasy.

Mar 09, 2017

A World without Princes, is the second installment in the planned trilogy (there is however a fourth book being written) written by Soman Chainani. Compared to the first book, Chainani has brought a whole new perspective of society and equality to his readers. The first book ended in what I would like to call a “now what” moment, leaving the readers guessing. I might have thought that the first book went against the stereotypes, but this one allows the reader to get two different perspectives presented in a very relatable concept. The main characters, Sophie and Agatha are back and ready for the second adventure of a lifetime, within a world of doubt, fear and deception, they're lost on who to trust and who must die. The suspense leaves you guessing what happens in the end, with certain twists and turns, leaving you wondering “who’s really good or evil?”. With the new installment, different sides of characters were revealed letting more information spill out of a chest of untold secrets. This book is definitely a must read, especially if you loved the first book as much as I did, it left me completely starstruck.
- @Because_Logic of the Teen Review Board of the Hamilton Public Library

Feb 18, 2017

Best book series ever! For fairy tale lovers!

Nov 07, 2016

Amazing book I really enjoyed reading it.

Jul 01, 2016

I love this book series! Everyone says that sequels are never as good as the first, but these three book series break that tradition. If you love the idea of all of the fairytales grown up and mixed together, and love to see how they are created, these are the books for you.

May 10, 2016

I couldnt put it down. A massive interesting twist on fairytales. I cant wait to see what comes next from such a talented writer!

View All Comments

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability
Mar 22, 2019

HWALLMART thinks this title is suitable for 11 years and over

Oct 26, 2017

black_beetle_90 thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and over

Aug 24, 2017

black_raven_237 thinks this title is suitable for 8 years and over

Apr 07, 2017

Linmeiyang thinks this title is suitable for 9 years and over

Apr 06, 2017

BigBooks000 thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over

Jun 23, 2016

anisamusic thinks this title is suitable for 8 years and over

Green_Cat_387 Mar 29, 2016

Green_Cat_387 thinks this title is suitable for 11 years and over

Mar 27, 2016

nat14 thinks this title is suitable for 8 years and over

black_cat_2644 Oct 01, 2015

black_cat_2644 thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over

Jun 24, 2015

Assassin_J_Reader thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and over

View All Ages


Add a Summary
Mar 27, 2016

The second book of the school for good and evil starts when Agatha and Sophie get back home. If you've read the first book, you'll remember that Sophie said something about no princes in their story. Well, other princesses and girls like Snow White, Cinderella and many more were inspired by that and they dumped their princes. Now, the school for Good and Evil is the school for Boys and Girls!!! The Never girls were kicked out of their tower and the Ever boys were kicked out of theirs. Now, Agatha has to choose between Sophie and Tedros or a war will begin. Who will Agatha choose and how will their story end??

Jul 16, 2015

this is the School for good and evil after Agatha wishes for Tedros. Turns out because Agatha chose to save her friend Sofie in stead of stay with her prince the schools turned into the school for girls and boys. If Agatha does not kiss Tedros soon a war will break out! Or does this story have a crazy twist?


Add Notices
Dec 15, 2015

Sexual Content: There is a potion in the book that can change the users gender (girl to a boy; boy to a girl).


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings


Find it at NPPL

To Top