Et is befriended by Princess Samantha of 10th Street and all ends happilyDespite its imaginative telling structure in which a common childhood problem namely feeling shy and all ends its imaginative story telling structure in which a common childhood problem namely feeling shy and when playing with other children and not being sure how to properly socialize is cast in fairy tale princess terms I didn t enjoy The Princess of 8th Street that much I found the eponymous heroine rather npleasant she seemed spoiled than anything else and her interactions with her brother although realistic were rather mean spirited
and Programming in Objective C unrelieved by any sense ofnderlying sibling love The artwork over was unrelieved by any sense of Beyond Band of Brothers underlying sibling love The artwork over was little too cartoon like for me feeling rather flat andnappealing I feel that the recent Pilar s Worries by Victoria M Sanchez is a better picture book examination of social anxiety while the popular Fancy Nancy series is preferable if one is going for feisty girls with sparkle A modern young girl living in the city imagines herself a Princess ruling over 8th Street where she lives I think this is cute and it will probably appeal to many young girls especially those obsessed with princesses However the story just doesn t stand out for me She s s princess who doesn t enjoy playing with the lords and ladies at the park because they aren t very nice to her As soon as she sticks The Water Of Life up for herself the princess of 10th street comes along and they almost get into it before they decide that they are meant to be best friends A good story about friendship I loved this book It is such an easy read and fun It teaches children to overcome bullies and standp for themselves Almost in every page when a sentence starts the first letters is enlarged so it shows letter knowledge and print awareness. Me even worse when she is confronted by Samantha the Princess of 10th Street Will the two princesses be able to overcome their differences Will Jane finally make a friendThis cute and clever picture book proves there’s to being a princess than just dresses and tea parties. ,
While the idea of kids feeling shy and awkward and having a hard
"time making friends "making friends a pretty The Year of Living Biblically universal theme this book just didn t do much for me The little girl comes off as spoiled and snotty and the resolution was just toonrealistic for me Just meh As is the case for many little girls Jane imagines herself as a princess and in her case she rules over the kingdom of 8th Street where she serves tea to her dolls and tends the royal zoo She also fends off her annoying brother Clearly Jane could se a friend or off her annoying brother Clearly Jane could se a friend or but she always resists when her mother suggests she play in the park with the other children When she is forced to play tag with them one day she turns the game on its ear and it ends with a showdown between her and the princess of another street I liked the illustrations that show Jane s facial expressions clearly and Jane s distinctive voice throughout the story as well as the gentle reminder that some things are better when they re shared with friends Favorite line She merely called out to the een and watched as the een dragged the scoundrel back to the slimy moat Don t we all wish that was the solution to getting rid of younger brothers Kind of a fun read Let me see She doesn t get along with her brother She makes nasty faces and calls him names She doesn t want to play with the kids at the playground and kind of throws a tantrum But it all works out in the end Hmm Ages 4 8 Like my reviews I also have hundreds of detailed reports that I offer too These reports give a complete break down of everything in the book so you ll know just how clean it is or isn t I also have Clean Guides downloadable PDFs which enable you to clean For the Love of All Thats Holy, Dont Buy a Boat When Venus is in Retrograde up your book before reading it. Jane the Princess of 8th Street has many royal duties to attend to Between having tea with her “ladies in waiting” her doll collection keepingp with her studies Math for Monarchs and Pink Power are two of her favorite books and dealing with her horrible toad of a brot. Visit my website The Book Radar Originally posted on Creative Madness Mama When I was kid growing Scary Stories 3 up in the suburbs I was fascinated by reading the first Clifford book and thinking about living in a city block and what that might be like for a kid This book really brought me back to it This little princess lives on 8th street and is very imaginative and shy Through some fun and promotion her mother encourages her to play at the park with some others and finds the princess of 10th street hasite a bit in common This is a lovely book for breaking out of ones shell to run and find friends Every page is filled with great royal vocabulary to encourage learning and would be a great read for any time or one in dealing with the history of kingdoms Very
CuteThis Review Was Originally Posted On Creative Madness Mama Anreview was originally posted on Creative Madness Mama An princess tale on courage and making friendsMy 5 12 year old princess absolutely adores this book We got it from the library this week and she OBVIOUSLY needs her own copy nowIt is adorable how the author fantasized everyday life and the book won me over with it s potential lessons of courage friendship and imagination Princess Jane leads a life of royal seclusion in her high tower castle AKA high rise apartment in this picture book from authorartist Linas Alsenas She studies has tea parties with her ladies in waiting AKA dolls and endures the incursions of the Toad her brother She resists all efforts on the een s part endures the incursions of the Toad her brother She resists all efforts on the een s part get her to enjoy the local pleasure ground AKA park When she is finally forced to engage with the lords and ladies AKA other children there the game of tag in which she becomes involved doesn t go well at first Then Princess Jane of 8th Stre. Her Jane doesn’t often have time to venture from her palace or socialize with other young royalsBut one day on a trip to the market her mother insists that Jane go play in the park with the other children Jane is shy around the other young lords and ladies and things beco. .