The Princess' Handbook by Stella Gurney


The Princess' Handbook by Stella Gurney

Written by Grande Dame, the Fairy Godmother of Fairy Godmothers, this is a lighthearted, yet practical guide to bringing out the hidden princess in every girl, with sections on dress; jewellery, hair and self-adornment; deportment and etiquette; health, hair and beauty, exercise, transport; pets and animals; famous princesses; types of princess; princess food; and Prince Charmings and preparing for your first ball. Packed with novelties and paper effects, gorgeously girly and illustrated by four fabulous different artists, every page is a treasure trove of information and beautiful things to look at.

About the Author

Stella Gurney lives in south London with her husband and two sons. She has worked in children's publishing as both a copywriter and an editor and now writes full time. This is her second Walker Story - her first was My Dad, the Hero, illustrated by Katharine McEwen. Petr Horacek is a graphic designer, illustrator and painter. He is the author of the Books for Children Newcomer Award-winning Strawberries Are Red (9780744575767) and What is Black and White? (9780744575774), as well as Silly Suzy Goose (9781406304589) and Leon Spreads His Wings, a Walker Story about a boy who is scared of flying (9781406307153). Born in Czechoslovakia, Petr now lives in Worcestershire with his wife and two daughters.

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20 pages
Interest Age: 5+


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Publication date

1st September 2006



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