While Uberta is preparing to give the royal scepter to Odette and Derek, another queen is scheming to ruin the coronation. Swan Princess: A Fairy Tale Is Born is Part One of the thrilling conclusion to the Swan Princess series. The story begins with the moment Uberta is notified that she is next in line for the throne. Her husband Max becomes King and is appointed to lead the Council of Kings, urging them to be merciful to their subjects and neighbors. As Queen, Uberta chooses to champion unwanted dogs. Twenty years later, after Derek and Odette have married, Uberta, wanting to pursue her music career, begins to train Odette to become the next Queen and Derek the next king. Their coronation is nearly ruined by one of Uberta’s rivals, but Odette’s kindness preserves the moment. All is well in the kingdom…until Derek discovers that there is a secret story behind his father’s death.