Inspired by the tale of the Princess and the Pea, well-known children's author Vivian French tells the story of Princess Sue who seeks a prince using a royal parsnip test!
* Inspired by the tale of the Princess and the Pea, well-known children's author Vivian French tells the story of Princess Sue who seeks a prince using a royal parsnip test!
* Blue/Band 4 books offer longer, repeated patterns with sequential events and integrated literary and natural language.
* Children can recap the stages that Sue had to go through to find her prince using the story map on pages 14-15.
* Text type: A retelling of a traditional tale
* Curriculum links: Literacy
This is Book 136 in the Collins Big Cat Series. See all Collins Big Cat books here.
Vivian French MBE was first published in 1990 and has since published over 270 titles. Together with Lucy Juckes, Vivian founded Picture Hooks in 2013, a project that supports emerging Scottish illustrators.More about Vivian French
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