Robbie is born to be evil, or so he thinks – but how do you become the head of an evil dynasty when you’re … nice?Robbie is heir to the evilest dynasty in the world: the Sinistevils. He can’t wait to pledge his heart to the menacing power of the family Sceptre and embark on his bloodthirsty future.
The thing is, Robbie is … well … nice.
And when he discovers his heart has been swapped for clockwork, he’s incapable of believing Mother had dark intentions. Instead, he embarks on a quest to retrieve his heart, claim his wicked destiny, and secure Mother’s pride at last. But Mother has other ideas …
* Funny and original, His Royal Hopeless is the debut novel of a young and exciting new voice in middle-grade fiction, Chloe Perrin. * Robbie is born to be evil, but he simply can’t help his relentless optimism and belief in the goodness of others – his story is one of forging your own path and accepting your true self. * Tender, wise and often hilarious; the perfect read for fans of Despicable Me and Descendants, with a fairytale twist!