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The Princess in Black and the Perfect Princess Party

The Princess in Black and the Perfect Princess Party

by Shannon Hale, Dean Hale Illustrated by LeUyen Pham

Princess Magnolia knows just what to do when pesky monsters crash her birthday celebration. She runs to the broom closet, ditches her frilly clothes, and becomes the Princess in Black! She must rush to the goat pasture, defeat the monster, and return to the castle before her guests discover her secret. But every time Princess Magnolia is about to open her presents, the monster alarm rings again. And every time she rushes back — an inside-out dress here, a missing shoe there — it gets harder to keep the other princesses from being suspicious. Don't those monsters understand that now is not a good time for an attack?

6, 7
Interest Level
Grades 1 - 2
Guided Reading
Number of Pages
Comedy and Humor

About the Authors and Illustrator

Shannon Hale Shannon Hale is the New York Times bestselling author of The Goose Girl, Rapunzel's Revenge, Ever After High, and Newbery Honor winner Princess Academy. Her past pets include rabbits, birds, dogs, cats, lizards, and a snake who broke the world record for longevity.
Dean Hale Dean Hale
LeUyen Pham LeUyen Pham has illustrated numerous award-winning books for children, including "Big Sister, Little Sister"; "Sing-Along Song"; and "Piggies in a Polka,"

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