Princess Penelope's Parrot (Laugh-Along Lessons) (Paperback)

By Helen Lester, Lynn Munsinger (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780618138456, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 23, 2001

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (1/14/2014)
Prebound (4/1/2001)

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Spoiled Princess Penelope cannot get her new parrot to talk, even after threatening it and calling it nasty names. But when Prince Percival comes courting, the parrot gets revenge on the greedy princess in a hilarious and fitting conclusion.

About the Author

Helen Lester has written many hilarious and popular picture books, including the Tacky the Penguin series and Hooway for Wodney Wat. She lives in New York.

Lynn Munsinger has illustrated more than ninety books for children, many written by her frequent collaborator, Helen Lester. She lives in Vermont.