What little girl doesn't want to know how amazing she is, how powerful she is, how darling she is? This little girl, Princess Truly is her name, has rainbow power, has magic curls, has rocket boots and has a pug named Noodles. If you ever need a hero, you can call on her to save the day.
Three separate stories, yes this is an all-powerful chapter book, introduce our princess and then show us how she uses her might and her heart to help others when things look like they have gone wrong and there is no way to fix them. Plenty of sparkle and spunk in this girl and delightfully empowering for all girls, our brown-skinned Princess is a hero for the moment and a friend for always.
48 pages 978-1338339987 Ages 4-7 (Read aloud to them or let them read it on their own)
Keywords: princess, hero, courage, superpowers, kindness, helping others, fun, humor, pet, dog, friends, friendship, self esteem, 4 year old, 5 year old, 6 year old, 7 year old, part of a series, diversity, diverse books, African American, royalty
Recommended by: Barb Langridge, abookandahug.com
Princess Truly to the rescue!
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This series is part of Scholastic's early reader line, Acorn, aimed at children who are learning to read. With easy-to-read text, a short-story format, plenty of humor, and full-color artwork on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and fluency. Acorn books plant a love of reading and help readers grow!
Meet Princess Truly! With the help of her rocket boots and her magical, sparkly curls, she becomes a super girl and uses her smarts and strength to save the day. But when her friend Lizzie has a rescue mission of her own, Lizzie doesn't feel so super. Can Truly help her friend believe in herself and find her confidence? These rhyming, funny, and empowering stories with full-color artwork and easy-to-read text throughout are perfect for new readers!--from the publisher