The Queen's Secret by Frieda Wishinsky

The Queen's Secret

byFrieda WishinskyIllustrator* Loufane

Hardcover | October 1, 2010

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Bouncy rhymes chronicle a little girl's musing as to just what exactly is inside the queen's purse.

the purse made Kay wonder
What would a queen need?
A bag full of money?
A good book to read?

Award-winning picture book author Frieda Wishinsky brings her gift of humour to this adorable tale of curious young Kay who can't help but wonder what the Queen might carry in her purse. Whimsical artwork by Loufane complements and enhances the wit and charm of this royal send-up, as Kay rhymes off all of the outrageous items that just might be contained in that mysterious purse, until - oops! - the purse springs open and Kay finds out what's really inside!

About The Author

FRIEDA WISHINSKY is one of Canada's finest authors of fiction and non-fiction for children. Her two most recent titles, You're Mean, Lily Jean and Everything But the Kitchen Sink, were both Forest of Reading award nominees. She lives in Toronto, Ontario. LOUFANE is a talented young artist who works as both a designer and colourist fo...
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Title:The Queen's SecretFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 10.25 × 8.35 × 0.35 inPublished:October 1, 2010Publisher:Scholastic Canada LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545986850

ISBN - 13:9780545986854

Appropriate for ages: 3

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"Add this one to any stack of bedtime favourites." -Quill & Quire, starred review