Herb the Vegetarian Dragon (age 7-10)
by Jules Bass
princesses ... knights/castles/dragons ... humor
Publisher comments: While the other dragons in the forest of Nogard hunt princesses for dinner, Herb merrily tends to his vegetable garden and leek soup. This hilarious story offers food for thought for all ages!
The Very Little Princess Series (age 7-10)
by Marion Dane Bauer
fantasy ... princesses
Publisher comments: Regina is only 3-1/4 inches tall, but she knows from the moment she wakes up in her dollhouse bed that she is a princess. Why else would she have such a lovely pink gown? Why else would she have such golden hair and flawless skin? And why else would she have a four-foot, curly-haired human creature to wait on her? Meanwhile Zoey, that four-foot, curly-haired creature, has always dreamed that someday one of her dolls would come alive. But in her dreams, the doll never ordered her around. The doll didn’t call her a servant. And the doll was a whole lot nicer!
title: The Very Little Princess
title: The Very Little Princess: Rose's Story
title: The Very Little Princess: Zoey's Story
The Hinky Pink: an Old Tale (age 7-10)
by Megan McDonald
princesses ... enterprise ... humor
Publisher comments: A happy Hinky-Pink is a fine thing. An unhappy Hinky-Pink pinches! That is what happens to Anabel, a young seamstress in Old Italy who has only days to finish her dream: sewing a gown for the princess to wear at the Butterfly Ball. Thanks -- or no thanks -- to the Hinky-Pink Anabel is woozy for want of sleep. Her lace looks like cheesecloth; her hems, like saddle cinches. Night after night, the Hinky-Pink keeps wrestling her bedclothes to the floor -- and pinching. What is its problem? And how is Anabel to help?
Barbie as the Princess and the Pauper: a Junior Novelization (age 7-10)
by Linda Williams Aber
identity ... princesses
Catalog: Barbie plays a double role in the story of two girls from very different worlds, but with identical faces, who decide to switch places.
Pony-Crazed Princess Series (age 7-10)
by Diana Kimpton
mystery ... princesses ... animals
Publisher comments: In this series, Princess Ellie trades her fancy crown and sparkly dresses for her riding helmet and boots to hang out at the Royal Stables with her four ponies and her best friend Kate. In the first book, Princess Ellie to the Rescue, there is a mysterious stranger watching Princess Ellie. When her pony Sundance goes missing, Ellie is convinced that the stranger has something to do with it. It is up to Ellie to figure out who the stranger is and rescue Sundance before it is too late.
title: Princess Ellie to the Rescue
title: Princess Ellie's Secret
title: Princess Ellie's Mystery
title: Princess Ellie's Starlight Adventure
title: Princess Ellie's Camping Trip
title: A Surprise for Princess Ellie
The King, the Princess, and the Tinker (age 7-10)
by Ellen Kindt McKenzie
princesses ... folklore
A good-hearted tinker and a curious young princess show a narrow-minded king that there are more important things in the world than his treasure.

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