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Princess Sparkle-Heart Gets a Makeover

Princess Sparkle-Heart Gets a Makeover (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Schneider, Josh

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A hilarious, over-the-top take on sibling rivalry from the Geisel Award winning creator of Tales for Very Picky Eaters.

ISBN 9780544930339
Published 1 June 2017 by Houghton Mifflin
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780544930339
ISBN-10 0544930339
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Imprint Mariner Books,US
Publication Date 1 June 2017
International Publication Date 18 April 2017
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Schneider, Josh
Category General Picture Books
Animal Stories
Self-Awareness & Self-Esteem
English Language Readers
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 279mm
Weight 159g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 2-6 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Amelia and her dog are best friends . . . until Princess Sparkle-Heart comes along. Soon, Amelia and Princess Sparkle-Heart are doing everything together: having tea parties, attending royal weddings, keeping each other's secrets.Princess Sparkle-Heart may be an awesome princess doll but is she any match for a jealous canine?Look out, Princess Sparkle-Heart!This witty parable of sibling rivalryhas all the giggle-inducing visual detail and kid-appeal of the author's previous work, plus an unexpected twist that makes for a satisfyingly delicious ending.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review * With deadpan writing and subtle details that let each spread tell a story of its own, Schneider delivers another winner. <b><i> Publisher's Weekly, starred review</i></b> * Schneider s playful take on the beauty makeover upends expectations with comedic and powerful results. <i><b> Kirkus, starred review </i> Pink-glitter bubble type on the cover belies the edgy, slightly bizarre, and all-the-more-fun-for-it story about a twosome stretching to become a threesome...Lessons taught and learned, this is tail-wagging fun for all but the most sensitive. <b><i>Booklist </b> The sparkly pink cover will instantly attract readers to this heartwarming tale of friendship and creative resiliency. <b><i> School Library Journal</b> Schneider's clear, concise writing is punctuated by amusing understatement. <b><i> Bulletin</i></b>
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 1 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Josh Schneider is the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award-winning creator of Tales for Very Picky Eaters, The Meanest Birthday Girl, Bedtime Monsters, and You'll Be Sorry. He lives in Chicago with his wife, Dana, their two cats, Gabi and Daisy, and a certain amount of snarling and biting.

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