The Princess's Blankets by Carol Ann DuffyThe Princess's Blankets by Carol Ann Duffy

The Princess's Blankets

byCarol Ann DuffyIllustratorCatherine Hyde

Picture Books | November 10, 2009

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"A princess lived, once, who was always cold. Even when the bright sun was at its hottest, she never felt warm."

A young princess who can never feel warm. A worried king and queen. A stranger in black with hard gray eyes. A musician with a kind and good heart. Carol Ann Duffy’s powerful new fairy tale explores the depths of human fears, frailty, and love, complemented by a series of beautiful, atmospheric paintings by acclaimed artist Catherine Hyde. Compelling, lyrical, magical — this is the tale of The Princess's Blankets.
Carol Ann Duffy is one of Britain's most acclaimed poets. She has received the Eric Gregory Award, the Cholmondeley Award, the Dylan Thomas Award from the Poetry Society, and the Lannan Literary Award. She became a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and was nominated for poet laureate in 1999.The Princess’s Blankets is her first...
Title:The Princess's BlanketsFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:40 pages, 12.73 × 10.19 × 0.45 inPublished:November 10, 2009Publisher:Candlewick PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0763645478

ISBN - 13:9780763645472

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5