Princess Smartypants doesn't want to get married; she'd rather live with herpets. Commanded by her parents to find herself a husband, the Princess sets tasks for her horde of suitors. . . . All of the potential husbands fail miserably as the gleeful Princess looks on—until Prince Swashbuckle appears. . . . Comical watercolors in softly glowing colors. . . . A new slant on the traditional fairy tale princess. . . . A refreshing alternative.
(School Library Journal)
Cole's characteristic wacky humor sparks this fable about a contemporary princess who . . . finds an ingenious method for retaining her single status. (Publishers Weekly)
Author Biography: Babette Cole lives in England. She has written and illustrated numerous witty, wacky picture books, and Princess Smartypants is one of her best-loved characters.
For Ages: 4 - 8 years old
For Grades: 2 - 3
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 14th April 1997
Dimensions (cm): 18.0 x 22.0 x 0.3
Weight (kg): 0.095