Princess Truly is curious to learn about the world around her, in these rhyming stories perfect for beginning readers! Pick a book. Grow a Reader! This series is part of Scholastic's early reader line, Acorn, aimed at children who are learning to read.
Princess Truly is very curious! In these three rhyming stories, Princess Truly visits a museum and learns about dinosaurs and butterflies, she solves a mystery when her snack goes missing, and she takes a trip to outer space in a rocket ship with her pug, Sir Noodles.
These funny and empowering short stories promote believing in yourself, building confidence, and having a positive self-image, and foster imagination and curiosity, and are perfect for fans of Ada Twist, Scientist. With full-color artwork and easy-to-read rhyming text throughout, this series is just-right for new readers!
PreS-Gr 2--Princess Truly is a little girl who loves adventures, big and small. She visits the science museum with her brother Ty, solves the mystery of a "missing snack," and dreams of flying in space. Princess Truly always has fun, especially with her pug, Sir Noodles, as her loyal companion. Simple language on each page makes this a perfect story for newly independent readers, or a simple read-aloud in a primary classroom setting. Rauscher's whimsical artwork complements the text perfectly. From the bright purple tutu that she wears throughout to her rocket boots that emit rainbows, Princess Truly finds joy in each day, and the illustrations capture her infectious, carefree demeanor with ease. Back matter includes a step-by-step guide for drawing a spaceship, as well as discussion questions to keep the conversation going. VERDICT This delightful book features a relatable and inquisitive little girl who many readers--especially those who love science--will be able to identify with.--Kerra MazzarielloCopyright 2023 School Library Journal, LLC Used with permission.