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The Worst Princess

The Worst Princess

A funny new picture book from the team behind the successful Dogs Don't Do Ballet

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ISBN 9781847388759
Barcode 9781847388759
Published 1 August 2012 by Simon & Schuster Ltd
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Kemp, Anna
Illustrated by Ogilvie, Sara

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781847388759
ISBN-10 1847388752
Stock Out of stock
Status Availability is uncertain (no recent updates from publisher)
Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
Imprint Simon & Schuster Childrens Books
Publication Date 1 August 2012
International Publication Date 1 March 2012
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Kemp, Anna
Illustrated by Ogilvie, Sara
Category Award Winning
Picture Storybooks
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 260mm
Height: 260mm
Spine: 8mm
Weight 458g
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 261628

Description of this Book

Once upon a time, in a tower near you, Lived a sad princess; the Princess Sue. Some day, she sighed, my prince will come, But I wish he'd move his royal bum. But when Princess Sue's prince finally does arrive, he's not quite what she had in mind. Find out how the feisty princess escapes the clutches of her twit of a prince in this funny twist on the traditional princess tale.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Short-listed for Roald Dahl Funny Prize: The Funniest Book for Children Aged Six and Under 2012
NZ Review {\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deff0\deflang2057{\fonttbl{\f0\fswiss\fprq2\fcharset0 Arial;}{\f1\fnil\fcharset0 Arial;}} \viewkind4\uc1\pard\f0\fs20 Praise for \i Dogs Don't Do Ballet\i0 : \par Simple, fun and beautifully illustrated ATTITUDE \par To be enjoyed repeatedly at bedtime SCHOOL LIBRARIAN \par Children will love this quirky story THE SUN \par \par Praise for \i Rhinos Don't Eat Pancakes\i0 : \par A quirky and original tale with wonderfully dry humour THE BOOKSELLER \par \f1\fs18 \par }

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Author's Bio

ANNA KEMP grew up in a street with a gang of kids and spent her childhood sticker-swapping, playing pac-man and co-ordinating BMX displays. She was a bit of a late reader but now reads a lot in her job at Queen Mary University where she works on contemporary French literature. Her first picture book DOGS DON'T DO BALLET was published in 2010, FANTASTIC FRANKIE AND THE BRAIN-DRAIN MACHINE, her first young fiction title, published in 2011. SARA OGILVIE is one of Booktrust's Best New Illustrators. She studied Illustration and Printmaking at Edinburgh College of Art and now lives in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

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