Nobody Asked the Pea

by John Warren Stewig
Illustrator(s): Cornelius Van Wright
eBook | Pages: 32
Size: 10 X 10 | USD: $16.95
ISBN: 9780823428731
Publication Date: January 9, 2013
Age: 6-9 | Guided Reading Level: Q
Themes: Fractured Fairy Tales, Humor
Recommendations: K,SLJ

About the Book

Readers might think they know the story of Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Princess and the Pea,” but some characters in the story wold take issue with them. In this retelling one gets to have a say, even the pea, the crucial member of the cast.

This clever version of a favorite fairy tale is perfect for learning all about character and point-of-view. It is in line with the Common Core State Standards for Language Arts.