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The Canary Prince

4.38 of 5 stars 4.38  ·  rating details  ·  13 ratings  ·  2 reviews
A retelling of the Turinese fairy tale in which, despite the evil plotting of her wicked stepmother, a princess is reunited with her prince.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published June 1st 1991 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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Amalie
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There's a great twist in this Rapunzel version. "Rapunzel" is a princess locked up in a tower by her stepmother. The witch in the story is good, she helps the prince to meet the princess and finally to be united. So by far this is the best "witch" I've read in a Rapunzel tale.

The princess too is very independent.
Molly
Nov 11, 2012 Molly added it
The story is a bit stale; it's very cliched as far as fairy tales go. Nothing new here. [return][return]The illustrations though are positively beautiful. Wonderful use of colors and imagery.
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