Tuesday, August 4, 2009
Princess Pig by Eileen Spinelli
Spinelli, Eileen Princess Pig, illustrated by Tim Bowers. Knopf (Random), 2009. $16.99. PICTURE BOOK. When Pig wakes up one morning, she finds a “Princess” sash draped around, so she follows the advice of the barnyard animals and does what she needs to considered a princess. But, as the days go on, Princess Pig realizes that being a princess is exactly everything she thought it might be. Pig’s exploits are just fun to read – and what child hasn’t dreamed that they are royalty of some sort and wished that they could have everything they ever wished for. A great read-aloud for children. EL – ADVISABLE. Cindy, Library-Teacher.