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The Princess and the Pea (2010)

by Hans Christian Andersen

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A young girl feels a pea through twenty mattresses and twenty featherbeds and proves she is a real princess.

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Note: I accessed a digital review copy of this book through Edelweiss.
  fernandie | Sep 14, 2022 |
  archivomorero | Jun 25, 2022 |
This book can be used in a lesson about fairytale stories! ( )
  SkylerStanley | Apr 29, 2020 |
Fine condition
  JamesLemons | Apr 17, 2020 |
In this story, a prince is in search of a real princess to marry, but every princess he meets seems to be fake. One night a princess shows up to the castle in search of shelter from a storm. The queen agrees, but puts her up to a secret test. she places a pea on the bottom of 20 mattresses. If she can feel the pea through the mattresses, then she has the true delicate skin of a princess. The next morning the girl does mention to have felt the pea, proving herself worthy. The prince and princess marry and live happily ever after.
I thought this was a cute and entertaining story. I definitely can see young kids wanting to read it. The illustrations are very fun and the words on each page are very easy to read. I think this is a good early reading book for young students. ( )
  vviverito | Sep 30, 2019 |
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Andersen, Hans Christianprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bell, AntheaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Duntze, DorothéeIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Dusikova, MajaIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Galdone, PaulIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Haugaard, Erik ChristianTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Leberer, SigridIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Paull, Susannah MaryTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Semelet, CamilleIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Spink, ReginaldTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Tharlet, EveIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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