The Princess And The Pea by Puffin PuffinThe Princess And The Pea by Puffin Puffin

The Princess And The Pea

byPuffin Puffin

Hardcover | December 30, 2014

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The tale of a prince, a princess, perfect politeness, pages of love and a peculiarly hard pea. This utterly original interpretation of the classic tale has dazzling illustrations from multi-talented collaborators, award-winning Lauren Child and widely acclaimed photographer Polly Borland. This beautifully presented picture book explores the tale of the down-to-earth princess through a stunning mix of artwork and photography to create a fairy tale to be treasured. This new reduced format hardback is perfect for lovers of all things miniature.
Lauren Child is one of today's most talented and innovative children's writer/illustrators. Winner of the Nestle Smarties Book Prize and the Kate Greenaway Medal, she is best known for creating the characters Clarice Bean and the BAFTA-award-winning Charlie and Lola. She is co-creator of The Princess and the Pea and Goldilocks and the ...
Title:The Princess And The PeaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:44 pages, 7.01 × 5.75 × 0.42 inPublished:December 30, 2014Publisher:Penguin UkLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0141343664

ISBN - 13:9780141343662


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Clever take on a classic Lauren Child's collage style of illustration is always a treat... lots of details to take in. The miniature sets contructed and photographed for this and her version of Goldilocks are particularly fascinating. The tellings themselves have an updated, more conversational tone but the stories don't stray from the original plots.
Date published: 2009-09-19