The Princess and the Christmas Rescue

The Princess and the Christmas Rescue

3.83 (90 ratings by Goodreads)
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Description

A fabulously festive Christmas picture book about how one very unprincessy princess uses all her stem skills to rescue Christmas.

Princess Eliza is an engineer extraordinaire! She loves making toys and gadgets, even though her mum thinks it's not very princessy at all. But when Santa falls ill, and the elves are desperate for help, Eliza knows just how to save the day. With her inventing skills and engineering know-how, she makes, wraps and delivers presents AND makes some very unexpected friends along the way . . . all in time for Christmas Eve!

This feminist rhyming story by award-winning author Caryl Hart is perfect for princesses and princes who don't need rescuing.

And there's more! If you like Caryl Hart's and Sarah Warburton's witty and warm stories, there's a whole series of books to discover about princesses who are definitely NOT princessy. Try The Princess and the Christmas Rescue, The Princess and the Giant, The Princess and the Presents and The Princess and the Pea.

Every Nosy Crow paperback picture book comes with a free 'Stories Aloud' audio recording - just scan the QR code and listen along!
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Product details

  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 251 x 290 x 5mm | 235g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • w. numerous col. ill.
  • 9780857639783
  • 122,113

About Caryl Hart

Caryl Hart (Author)
Caryl is a full-time children's writer, who also runs creative workshops with local schools. Her first picture book, Don't Dip Your Chips in Your Drink, Kate! won two regional awards, and was shortlisted for a third. Her Princess series, illustrated by Sarah Warburton, has sold over 220,000 copies worldwide. She lives in Sheffield with her guitar-playing husband, two cheeky daughters, one extremely fluffy black cat, a goldfish, four hens and a dog called Roo. As well as writing, Caryl loves walking in the hills, swimming, snuggling, baking, weeding, running, sleeping, chatting, and sitting in cafes.

Sarah Warburton (Illustrator)
Sarah grew up in Anglesey, North Wales. She studied illustration at the University of the West of England, in Bristol, and hasn't looked back since. Sarah has created many books, working for a large variety of publishers, including illustrating the Rumblewick series, which has sold worldwide and is under movie option with DreamWorks. Her Princess series, written by Caryl Hart, has sold over 220,000 copies worldwide. Sarah lives in Bristol with her husband, two children and a grumpy guinea pig.
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Rating details

90 ratings
3.83 out of 5 stars
5 26% (23)
4 40% (36)
3 27% (24)
2 8% (7)
1 0% (0)
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