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Not All Princesses Dress In Pink

Author/Publisher/Website: Yolen,J.; Stemple, H. E.Y.
Copyright: 2010
Evaluation/Record Entry Date: Dec/2018
Submitting suppliers/Website: Not Available
Primary Identifier: 9781416980186
Recommended Grades and Subjects/Courses: K-3
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Resource Description

This colourful picture book presents princesses engaging in and enjoying non-traditional activities and wearing clothes appropriate to the activities. The book challenges gender stereotypes around girls, women and princesses and includes girls participating in activities such as baseball, soccer, mud wrestling, and fixing items. Examples are written in a straightforward manner without discussion or judgement. This book for K-3 offers students opportunities to look at new perspectives, and think critically about stereotypes of girls and women and princesses. Detailed and colourful illustrations greatly enhance and support the text. Log in to read the full ERAC review.