The Truly Brave Princesses

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Pub Date: 10/02/2018

Pages: 44

Trim: 10 x 12

Publisher: NubeOcho

Imprint: NubeOcho

ISBN 13: 9788417123383

ISBN 10: 8417123385

Price: / $23.99 CAN$17.95

Category: JUVENILE FICTION / Girls & Women

The Truly Brave Princesses

By Dolores Brown, Sonja Wimmer

Price: $17.95

Format:

Hardcover

About the Book

Princess Nin is a firefighter, Princess Gilda is a supermarket cashier, Princess Agnes is retired, and Princess Liang is in a wheel chair. This gallery of princesses gives visibility to lot of women who do not fit with the traditional conception of a princess. Maybe it’s time to realize that each and every one of us could be a princess.

About the Book

Do all princesses live in a castle and spend their lives happy everafter with the prince? Could a princess be a working mom or in a wheel chair? What does it really take to be a princess?

Author

Dolores Brown thinks that society speaks of “perfect” women making use of the metaphor of princesses. However, few women actually resemble the idea of princess that literature and mass media divulge.
She vouches for trying to overthrow those concepts of princesses, in order to make the other princesses, the truly brave princesses, relevant to the world.Sonja Wimmer is a renowned international illustrator. Her books are among the most best-selling in Europe. In the USA She has received the Independent Publisher Book Award, the International Latino Book, and she was two times winner of the Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards. Her book "Bogo the Fox Who Wanted Everything" is a Junior Library Guild Selection.