It's a retelling of the fairy tale, I don't have a real title yet, but I do have the desire to make it the first in a series of fairy tale retellings that tie together:
Theme: Good leaders serve the people, work along side the people, and protect their rights.
Summary: Prince of a prosperous kingdom goes out into the world to discover how to be a good leader. He meets/rescues three strange fellows who have abnormal gifts that make them the target of persecution. He falls in love with the leader of the nomad’s daughter, who is also magically gifted. She is kidnapped and taken to a rival kingdom. He wants to save her. His three friends help him win against the evil king of the rival kingdom. Protagonist learns to be a better leader by seeing the hardships and horribleness of the other kingdom.