Genevieve lives with her mum and brother Jack by the harbour, but ever since the day her dad’s fishing boat was lost at sea, Genevieve won’t go near the water. Instead she gazes at the castle across the harbour and dreams of being a princess. Until one day Mum introduces the children to her new friend, Cedric . Gradually Cedric becomes part of the family, and one day he suggests a family boat trip to the castle. Will Genevieve be able to overcome her fears?