A Treasury of Princess Stories (Hardcover)
Candlewick Press (MA), 9780763644789, 80pp.
Publication Date: September 22, 2009
The quintessential collection of classic princess tales, fondly and faithfully retold and lavished with rich, expressive illustrations. (Age 7 and up) Spirited or sacrificing, spoiled or innocent, the iconic heroines in these cherished tales have long had a hold on children's imagination. Amy Ehrlich deftly recaptures these princess stories with warmth and wit, never diluting their central power. And Gary Blythe brings them to life in splendid paintings glowing with true enchantment.
About the Author
Amy Ehrlich has written more than thirty books for children, including THE GIRL WHO WANTED TO DANCE, BABY DRAGON, and JOYRIDE. She also edited the anthology WHEN I WAS YOUR AGE. She lives in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom. Gary Blythe has illustrated numerous picture books, including I BELIEVE IN UNICORNS, BRAM STOKER'S DRACULA, ICE BEAR, and THE WHALE'S SONG, which received the Kate Greenaway Medal. He lives near Liverpool, England.