The Princess and the Petri Dish

by Sue Fliess (Author) Petros Bouloubasis (Illustrator)

Reading Level: 2nd − 3rd Grade

Princess Pippa's latest experiment to create a better tasting pea goes awry and she must figure out a way to get the kingdom back to normal.

Pippa isn't your usual princess. She prefers petri dishes to perfecting her curtseying.

And when she realizes that she doesn't like peas, she gets a bright idea that consumes her and almost the whole kingdom.

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Sue Fliess
SUE FLIESS is a master at writing engaging stories for preschoolers. She penned the Little Golden Books The Hug Book, I'm a Ballerina!, How to Be a Pirate, How to Be a Superhero, and Robots, Robots Everywhere! Find out more about Sue at

NINA MATA is the New York Times Bestselling Illustrator of I Promise by LeBron James and She's Got This by Laurie Hernandez. Nina's family emigrated from the Philippines when she was 6 years old, and settled in Queens, New York. Because her parents worked and went to night school, Nina spent a lot (like a whole lot) of time drawing. She studied Illustration at The Fashion Institute of Technology of NY. Nina currently lives in New Jersey with her husband, their daughter and Tabi, the cat.

Lexile Measure
Guided Reading Level
Publication date
April 20, 2020
Age Range
4 - 8 years
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