An Octet of Odes Volume One is a compilation of poems that premiers eight unique characters from Princess Planet. Each character is imagined with both magic and realism. They are created in a world that is as scientific as it is colorful, adventurous, and fun. All of the princesses’ stories are rooted in the realities of geography and history. They all reflect a love of learning and an appreciation for language, diversity, and culture.
Authentic characters were created by women from all over the world, who aim to empower and celebrate diversity. Each story helps to increase cultural pride, inter-cultural understanding, inner beauty and self-worth. Volume One is the first book in the collection. Over time new characters and stories will be introduced to ensure there’s a princess for everyone!