The Princess Tales, Volume I (Princess Tales (HarperTrophy) #1) (Paperback)

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By Gail Carson Levine, Mark Elliott (Illustrator)
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Once upon a time...

A kind sister and a cruel one. A charming prince. A spiteful fairy. A hundred-year snooze. A pea under a pile of mattresses. A kiss.

All the familiar ingredients, but why is the punished sister happy? Where did that extra prince come from, and what does a flock of balding sheep or a fleck of tuna in a chocolate cake have to do with anything?

Gail Carson Levine has waved her magic wand over three well-known fairy tales, and presto They are transformed -- and sparklingly funny-in these delightful retellings:

The Fairy's Mistake
The Princess Test
Princess Sonora and the Long Sleep

Happily ever after has never been so hilarious

Praise For…

“Grand entertainment.”
-Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“Genuinely delightful and funny.”
-Kirkus Reviews

Product Details
ISBN: 9780060518417
ISBN-10: 0060518413
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication Date: November 26th, 2002
Pages: 240
Language: English
Series: Princess Tales (HarperTrophy)