If you are expecting this book to be your normal princess book then you will be pleased to find that it’s not! It is a delightful read with a strong positive female character whose is relatable and shows girls they don't have to be what others expect them to be. The illustrations enhance the story they add depth and help delightfully to highlight Primrose’s exploits.
Title: The Princess and the Pirate
Author: Charlie Holt
Illustrator: Jane Smith
Publisher: One Tree House Ltd
Format: Hardback Picture Book
Date of Publication: June 2019
Ages: 5-8 Years
Reviewer’s name: Janine Holcroft
Reviewer’s Job title: Library Manager
Reviewer’s school name: Trentham School
How are you recommending this book: Recommended
Opening line: On top of a hill by a great oak tree, stood a glittering castle that looked out to sea.
You can buy this book here