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Things Are Looking Grimm, Jill
     

Things Are Looking Grimm, Jill

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by Dan Bar-el
 

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Princess Jill excels at jousting, fencing, skating and long-distance spitting. Her brother, King Jack, loves baking and spending time with Little Bo Peep and her sheep. So what's a princess to do when she receives a mysterious letter from the land of Grimm? Take up ballroom dancing? Not Princess Jill. All alone, with only her wits to guide her, Jill sets off to rescue

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Princess Jill excels at jousting, fencing, skating and long-distance spitting. Her brother, King Jack, loves baking and spending time with Little Bo Peep and her sheep. So what's a princess to do when she receives a mysterious letter from the land of Grimm? Take up ballroom dancing? Not Princess Jill. All alone, with only her wits to guide her, Jill sets off to rescue the citizens of Grimm. Along the way she makes many odd new friends and discovers the value of listening to your mother.

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CM Magazine
"An excellent read-aloud choice...Bar-el's sense of humour will definitely appeal to children aged 8-11...Humour and characters will [also] appeal to older readers, thus making it an excellent high-interest book. Recommended."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781459806085
Publisher:
Orca Book Publishers
Publication date:
09/01/2013
Series:
Orca Young Readers
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
144
Lexile:
760L (what's this?)
File size:
995 KB
Age Range:
8 - 11 Years

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As Jill headed toward the door her mother suddenly called out, "You are going into the land of Grimm. It's not the same as our kingdom. Sometimes a sense of humour is the best weapon a person can carry."

Meet the Author

Dan Bar-el was born in Edmonton, grew up in Ontario, got lost briefly in Manitoba and now resides in Vancouver. He has many years experience working with school age children and currently facilitates a unique storytelling program that he brings to preschools and daycares. Each year, Dan gives numerous presentations in schools and libraries across North America both as an author and as a storyteller. He takes great delight in opportunities to travel, see new places and visit with young readers. Dan teaches writing workshops to children too. In the past, Dan trained and worked professionally as an actor, has written for theatre, as well as written and performed comedy across Canada.

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Things Are Looking Grimm, Jill 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Nvm it didnt rip its ok its ok he smiles and kisses her