Princess Mirror-Belle and the Dragon Pox by Julia Donaldson

Princess Mirror-Belle and the Dragon Pox

Written by Julia Donaldson
Illustrated by Lydia Monks

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Best-selling Julia Donaldson has created a new story for the popular Princess Mirror-Belle in this gorgeously glittery book. Ellen is covered in spots. She has chicken pox and is very itchy! She’s just about to scratch the nasty tickly spot on the end of her nose when Princess Mirror-Belle pops up. Princess Mirror-Belle has a magic cure for dragon pox. But what will Mum have to say about it!


Princess Mirror-Belle and the Dragon Pox by Julia Donaldson

Ellen gets a big shock when her double appears out of the bathroom mirror, but Mirror-Belle is a double with a difference! She is a princess, and a mischievous one at that. She is sure that Ellen's chicken pox is actually dragon pox - and she is full of ideas about how to make the spots disappear.

The seventh title from the chart-busting team of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks is another winner. There's glitter on every page too!



'[A] tip-top adventurous ballad which will hold its readers captive.' - Guardian

'[...] a delightful rhyming adventure.' - Daily Mail

About the Author

Julia Donaldson

Julia Donaldson is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of the world's best-loved picture books, and was the 2011-2013 UK Children's Laureate. Her books include Room on the Broom, What the Ladybird Heard and the modern classic The Gruffalo, which has sold over 13.5 million copies worldwide and has been translated into over seventy languages.

Julia also writes fiction as well as poems, plays and songs and her brilliant live children's shows are always in demand. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between Sussex and Edinburgh.

Click here to read a Q & A with Julia.

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Macmillan an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

11th September 2014




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