An Oldie But a Goodie!
It’s a tried and true story: Lovely Princess is captured by Terrible Beast and Handsome Prince must fight Terrible Beast in order to free Lovely Princess. Not in this classic story, The Paper Bag Princess, by Robert N. Munsch and illustrator Michael Martchenko.
Princess Elizabeth isn’t looking too lovely; she’s covered in ash and all her lovely clothes have been burned to a crisp. And a dragon has taken her prince, Ronald. Dressing in the only thing she can find, a paper bag, Elizabeth sets off to save her prince. She uses her own cleverness and the dragon’s pride to outsmart him and save the day. But she’s not sure her princely prize is a keeper…