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Sleeping Bobby

ISBN13: 9780689876684
ISBN: 0689876688
Binding: Hardcover
List Price: $17.99
Publisher: Atheneum/Anne Schwartz Books
Published Date:
Edition 1
Pages: 40
Average Goodreads rating: 3.24/5 (174 ratings)

A beautiful baby, a sinister spell, a pricked finger, a hundred-year sleep, a true-love wake-up kiss.

We all know the story of Sleeping Beauty, but not the one that Will and Mary Pope Osborne tell -- with a handsome prince named Bob, a feisty princess who wakes him from his enchanted slumber, and charming artwork from acclaimed illustrator Giselle Potter. Here's a fresh, magical reworking of the classic fairy tale that's sure to have kids begging, "Read it again!"

As soon as he touched the wheel's spindle, a splinter pricked his finger.

"Ouch!" said Bob.

"Good night, Bobby," said the old woman.