Princess and the Pea

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Written by a Caldecott Honour-winning illustrator, this title is an African-inspired re-telling of a classic fairy tale. When a prince sets out to find a princess to marry, he finds himself caught up in the story of a princess who is so delicate, she can feel a pea through dozens of mattresses.

ISBN: 9780142413937 Author: Isadora, Rachel Publisher: Puffin Publication Date: 30th July 2009 Imprint: Puffin Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 813.54 (edition:22) Pages: 32 Readership: Children - juvenile / Code: J Category: Subject:

When a prince sets out to find a princess to marry, he soon discovers this is not a simple task. There is no shortage of so-called princesses, but how can he tell whether or not they are what they claim to be?

Then one night a great storm rages, there comes a knock on the palace gate, and the prince’s life is never the same . . .

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