Bound To Stay Bound

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 Not all princesses dress in pink
 Author: Yolen, Jane

 Added Entry - Personal Name: Stemple, Heidi E. Y
 Illustrator: Lanquetin, Anne-Sophie

 Publisher:  Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
 Pub Year: 2010

 Classification: Easy
 Physical Description: [30] p., col. ill., 28 cm.

 BTSB No: 973481 ISBN: 9781416980186
 Ages: 3-6 Grades: K-1

 Subjects:
 Girls -- Fiction
 Individuality -- Fiction
 Princesses -- Fiction

Price: $20.71

Summary:
Rhyming text shows girls can have many interests without giving up their tiaras.

Accelerated Reader Information:
   Interest Level: LG
   Reading Level: 4.20
   Points: .5   Quiz: 138085

Common Core Standards 
   Grade K → Reading → RL Literature → K.RL Key Ideas & Details
   Grade K → Reading → RL Literature → K.RL Craft & Structure
   Grade K → Reading → RL Literature → K.RL Integration of Knowledge & Ideas
   Grade 1 → Reading → RL Reading Literature → 1.RL Key Ideas & Details
   Grade 1 → Reading → RL Reading Literature → 1.RL Range of Reading & Level of Text Complexity
   Grade K → Reading → RF Foundational Skills → K.RF Phonological Awareness

Reviews:
   Kirkus Reviews (+) (05/15/10)
   School Library Journal (06/01/10)

Full Text Reviews:

School Library Journal - 06/01/2010 PreS-Gr 1— This rhyming antidote to the many cloying princess books asserts that "Some [princesses] play in bright red socks that stink,/blue team jerseys that don't quite fit,/ accessorized with a baseball mitt,/and a sparkly crown." This is followed by spreads showing girls riding bikes, doing carpentry, and getting muddy while dancing with dogs in the rain—all while wearing their crowns. There's not really a story in this smoothly written yet somewhat didactic narrative, but the message is one worth hearing, and the whimsy is appealing. Some of the details in the colorful, computer-generated illustrations, in particular the girls' facial expressions, are a bit lacking, but the book's overall design is attractive.—Lauralyn Persson, Wilmette Public Library, IL - Copyright 2010 Publishers Weekly, Library Journal and/or School Library Journal used with permission.

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