The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch
  

Synopsis

The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch

First published in 1980 and with over four million copies in print, The Paper Bag Princess (the story of a resourceful princess and her useless prince) has captured the hearts of readers young and old all around the world. The New York Times called it one of the best children's books ever written and it has appeared countless times on best books lists. The story reverses the princess and dragon folklore stereotype and celebrates feisty females everywhere, making it a firm favourite with female readers of all ages, as well as women's groups, teachers and librarians.

Reviews

One of the best princess stories ever told, Elizabeth turns the princess stereotype on its head, empowering young girls to be true to themselves.--Elizabeth Shaffer BC Parent (10/01/2005)

About the Author

Robert Munsch is a best-selling children's author, with over 30 million books sold in over a dozen languages.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 4

Author

Robert Munsch
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Publisher

Annick Press Ltd

Publication date

5th June 1980

ISBN

9780920236161


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