The Carl Sommer's The Great Royal Race

The Carl Sommer's The Great Royal Race

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by Carl Sommer, Dick Westbrook
     
 

It was time for the beautiful princess Elizabeth to be married. Charming Simon and strong, handsome Thomas came to ask her hand in marriage. Then there was John, a handsome but not-so-flashy commoner. Elizabeth first noticed him helping an old man get his wagon out of a muddy ditch.

Not sure about the true character of her three suitors, Elizabeth asks her

Overview

It was time for the beautiful princess Elizabeth to be married. Charming Simon and strong, handsome Thomas came to ask her hand in marriage. Then there was John, a handsome but not-so-flashy commoner. Elizabeth first noticed him helping an old man get his wagon out of a muddy ditch.

Not sure about the true character of her three suitors, Elizabeth asks her father the king for advice. The king plans a race to reveal the character of the three suitors. This story tells the action-packed tale of how perseverance and love are more important than anything in winning the Great Royal Race.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781575370088
Publisher:
Advance Publishing Incorporated TX
Publication date:
07/28/1997
Series:
Another Sommer-Time Story Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
6.52(w) x 9.26(h) x 0.36(d)
Lexile:
460L (what's this?)
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

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The Carl Sommer's The Great Royal Race 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Carl Sommer does a great job of utilizing age old concepts in teaching children character education concepts through his stories. My son absoutely loved the book and it will be a must read book on our family list. The book is easy to read and is illustrated magnificiently. Virtues such as hard work, obedience, self-acceptance, perserverance, truthfulness, kindness and respect for parents are taught through this story. All things we are trying to teach our
Guest More than 1 year ago
It's important to have an attitude of unselfishness and this book shows it. What's in the heart of a person really does matter. This book makes kids want to do right and have right attitudes.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Kids deserve to understand how to make correct choices early on in life. Carl Sommers' book shows how not to be deceived by appearances but rather how to 'see' the heart.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Every little girl and boy loves a story about a princess and her king! This one adds the element of competition and the virtues of perseverance and wisdom. The author doesn't disappoint his reader and includes the essential ingredient of true love.