Alice The Fairy (Hardcover)

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By David Shannon (Illustrator), David Shannon (Illustrator)
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Description


Alice has a nose for trouble, but luckily she's a fairy--a Temporary Fairy. She has a magic wand, fairy wings, and a blanket, all of which she uses to disappear, to fly, to transform her dad into a horse, and to turn his cookies into her own! There are still a few things Alice needs to learn to become a Permanent Fairy, like how to float her dog on the ceiling and make her clothes put themselves away, but she's working on it--sort of. Here's an endearing, funny story about a girl and her magical imagination, sure to delight every fairy in training!

About the Author


David Shannon is the internationally acclaimed creator of more than thirty picture books, including No, David!, a Caldecott Honor Book and his second New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and three more David picture books. Shannon's bestsellers include A Bad Case of Stripes, Duck on a Bike, and his recent Bugs in My Hair. He lives in California with his family.

Praise For…


"Effervescent." – Booklist

"The pictures dance and occasionally pop right off the pages. An enjoyable romp." – School Library Journal

"A sunny (and ever-so-slightly spunky) delight." – Publishers Weekly



Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Books of the Year

Southern California Booksellers Association Book Award



Product Details
ISBN: 9780439490252
ISBN-10: 0439490251
Publisher: Blue Sky Press
Publication Date: October 1st, 2004
Pages: 40
Language: English

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