The Princess and the Pea

The Princess and the Pea

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This title presents 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.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 48 pages
  • 237 x 294 x 10mm | 492g
  • Puffin Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • chiefly col. Illustrations, 2 ports.
  • 0141381388
  • 9780141381381
  • 2,190,883

About Lauren Child

Lauren Child is the multi-talented prize-winning creator of the characters Charlie and Lola, Clarice Bean and Hubert Horatio Bobton-Trent. She has won the Smarties Gold Award, Smarties Bronze Award, Kate Greenaway Medal and been shortlisted for the Children's Book of the Year at the British Book Awards. Lauren lives in London. Polly Borland is a widely acclaimed photographer, famous for her vivid portraits. She is also a past winner of the prestigious John Kobal Photographic Portraiture Award. Born in Australia, Polly now lives in Brighton but continues to work all over the world.
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3,059 ratings
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4 24% (735)
3 20% (608)
2 4% (117)
1 1% (36)
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