The Paper Bag Princess
The Paper Bag Princess
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The Paper Bag Princess

Written by Robert Munsch & illustrated by Michael Martchenko
Published by Annick Press
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Over five million copies in print! When the fiercest dragon in the whole world smashes Princess Elizabeth’s castle, burns all her clothes, and captures her fiancé, Prince Ronald, Elizabeth takes matters into her own hands. With her wits alone and nothing but a paper bag to wear, the princess challenges the dragon to show his strength in the hopes of saving the prince. But is it worth all that trouble? Readers the world-over have fallen in love with this classic story of girl power. Now a newly designed Classic Munsch edition will introduce the tale to a new generation of young feminists.

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Publication Date
January 1, 1960
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Reading Age
4 - 7 years
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