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I Want to Win!

(My Little Princess)

3.41  ·  Rating details ·  94 ratings  ·  16 reviews
The Little Princess loves to win - and at home everyone usually lets her. At school, even though she tries her hardest, it seems she can't do anything right, but she soon discovers that winning is much more fun when she really deserves it!
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published March 1st 2012 by Andersen (first published December 4th 2011)
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Joanne Lewis
Nov 09, 2012 rated it really liked it
A Little Princess Story: I Want to Win

This book is about a little girl, who is referred to as a little princess. Which I assume because she is so spoilt. The little girl wants to win everything, she wants to win so bad that she either chats her way to winning or people just let her win. I really enjoyed reading this book as a young girl, because the main character reminded me allot of myself at that age. The funniest part in the story is on sports day when the little princess partakes in a race.
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Nicole Woolwine
Nov 26, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
5/5!!!
2012
Contemporary realistic
Kindergarten-3rd grade
I loved this book because it introduces the concept of “not always winning a prize” throughout the book it talks about a little princess you tries her hardest to win at everything, but it turns out their is always someone who is a-little better than her and wins, no matter how hard she tries!
I would use this book to introduce the idea of personally accomplishments! That it’s okay to not always be good at everything, but finding what your g
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Adam Nickson
Scarlett aged 6 ***

Poppy aged 4 *****
Jenna Mills
A nice moral
Molly
Oct 11, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2018, 4storytime, juv
This is a quick read. It addresses how it might be easy to win things at home, if people let you, but out in the real world you have to try your hardest. Sometimes trying one's hardest is not enough.
Syntha Green
Jan 16, 2019 rated it liked it
She's not a brat in this one and tries really hard - great message
Radha TheLibrarian
Aug 22, 2017 rated it really liked it
I am pretty sure Tony Ross personally knows my kid and all her ... complexities.
Nicole
It's a decent book for little ones.
Heidi-Marie
I'm guessing this is a behavior book, trying to show not top be spoiled and that you shouldn't get your own way because you want to. That sometimes others will be better than you, but that you can still try hard and that's a good thing. At least, that what I got from the book. It wasn't fabulous, but I think it serves its purpose.

I enjoyed reading the two poems. :-)
Caitlin
Jan 11, 2013 rated it liked it
Shelves: lucys-books
I love the little princess books, but mainly because of the funny, but quirky pictures, videos and I can hear Julian Clairy reciting them in my head, and which adds a special touch! They are a bit short, but very sweet all in all. I also enjoyed the poetry!
Lisa Lord
Sep 14, 2013 rated it liked it
My kids love this book. I was disheartened that in the story the science and math prizes are won by boy characters, while the the poetry and art prizes are won by girl characters.
Rachel
Feb 21, 2012 rated it it was ok
A good message book, that sends a nice message but sacrifices story.
Nicole
May 18, 2012 rated it really liked it
Made me smile (all the ways the little princess tries to cheat to win)...and then the way everyone (including her) wins something fairly in the end...
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Tony Ross is a British illustrator and author of children's picture books. He was a student at the Liverpool School of Art and Design. Ross has had quite a few occupations, such as cartoonist, graphic designer, art director at an advertising agency, senior lecturer in art and head of the illustration course at Manchester Polytechnic.
Ross won the 1986 Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis, picture books c
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