Rainbows made little Princess Rosie happy. Being a Princess she could have anything she wanted. But she didn t want toys, or games, or books. Possessions didn t matter to her. Only rainbows could make her smile. But each time Rosie saw a rainbow it would always disappear, leaving her sad. In this stunningly illustrated new fairytale, learn how Rosie discovers that true happiness doesn t come from outward possessions, but from deep inside us."
When the spirited young heroine, Princess Sophie, carries loyalty too far, her powerful new stepmother turns her six brothers into swans. Despite all the challenges set before her, can Sophie succeed in saving her brothers? Can she spin six shirts made from thorny thistle, while never speaking a word? Featuring stunning illustrations by artist Kim Jacobs, her skillful adaptation of the Brothers Grimm story contains an author s note with fascinating details on heraldry and swans."
In a rainforest in Thailand, a young Argus pheasant uses his long, brightly colored tail to help conquer his bedtime fears. Includes facts about the Argus pheasant, an unusual bird that lives in Southeast Asia.
Who says princesses have to be perfect?Princess Rosie couldn't be happier with her new best friend, Cleo! And with Cleo's birthday in two days, Rosie wants to find a special birthday gift for her. Only, none of the ideas her friends and family have are good enough. But when Cleo mentions she wants to spend a night at the palace, Rosie decides to throw a sleepover. Can she plan the perfect sleepover in time for Cleo's birthday?
Rosie and her little brother Luke are exploring the maze in the grounds of Great-aunt Rosamund's Scottish castle and Rosie discovers a carved and painted totem pole in the centre. When she looks more closely, Rosie sees a young girl on horseback carved athe base of the post. Could this be another little princess? Rosie says hello, just like her Great-aunt told her to and suddenly a gust of wind full of the scent of pine trees surrounds her and she's off on another adventure! When Rosie opens her eyes again someone it's dark and someone drags her behind a boulder. She can see dark shadows moving through the night - monsters with ferocious jaws and lots of arms and legs. They seem to be looking for something. The person who pulled Rosie to safety is Princess Malila, who explains that the creatures are dream-shadows that hunt for people by night. Usually Malila's tribe are protected by a powerful dream-catcher made of willow hoops and feathers, but it was stolen from the camp. Rosie and Malila must get it the dream-catcher back!
After her first adventure with Azara, the Persian Princess, Rosie is on the lookout for more Little Princesses around her Great-aunt Rosamund's Scottish castle. One morning, while she is playing hide-and-seek with her little brother, Luke, Rosie stares up at the old tapestry hanging above the fireplace in the Great Hall. And she sees a girl with long blonde hair, wearing a beautiful medieaval gown standing next to a golden dragon. It must be a Little Princess! As soon as Rosie says hello she is swept away to the kingdom of Tannelaun, where she meets Princess Isabella. Isabella is very upset because her pet dragon, Cedric keep getting hiccups and accidentally burning things with his fiery breath. The villagers have had enough and Isabella's father, the king, says Cedric must be sent away. Will Rosie be able to help Isabella to save Cedric . . .?
Author : Tony Warren MBE
ISBN : 9781448134595
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 22.74 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The time is the swinging 60s, and with his inimitable warmth, wit and dazzling style, Tony Warren takes us on the trip of a lifetime. From a Manchester unfolding its post-war wings, to the London of Carnaby Street and the King's Road and on to San Francisco, the mecca of Flower Power, we join his unforgettable cast of characters as they journey through all that was good - and bad - about that sparkling decade.