The magic fishbone: romance from the pen of Miss Alice Rainbird, aged seven

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A princess named Alicia is given a magic fish bone by a good fairy, and Alicia can become whatever she wishes--as long as she wishes for it at the right time. Full-color illustrations.
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full_title magic fishbone romance from the pen of miss alice rainbird aged seven
author dickens charles
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auth_author2 Slobodkin, Louis, 1903-1975.
author Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
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display_description King Watkins the First is the father of the lovely and kind-hearted Princess Alicia and a tribe of eighteen other darlings. Between their money problems, the queen's illness, and the children's boisterous doings, the king and his eldest daughter are fairly overwhelmed by responsibilities. But a chance meeting with a good fairy at the fishmonger brings a bit of magic into their lives and leads the entire family toward health and happiness. Caldecott Award-winning artist Louis Slobodkin recaptures the enchantment of Charles Dickens's The Magic Fishbone in a book that perfectly blends the gifts of one of the world's favorite storytellers with those of a great American illustrator. Readers of all ages are certain to be captivated by the little-known tale of a king whose only riches lie in his children. Winsome watercolor images grace every page of this beautiful edition.
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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Electronic books, Fairy godmothers -- Juvenile fiction, Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction, Kings and rulers -- Juvenile fiction, Poverty -- Juvenile fiction, Princesses -- Juvenile fiction, Weddings -- Juvenile fiction, Wishes -- Juvenile fiction, Wit and humor, Juvenile
title_display The magic fishbone; romance from the pen of Miss Alice Rainbird, aged seven
title_full The magic fishbone : romance from the pen of Miss Alice Rainbird, aged seven [electronic resource] Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870., The magic fishbone; romance from the pen of Miss Alice Rainbird, aged seven. / Illustrated by Louis Slobodkin
title_short The magic fishbone
title_sub romance from the pen of Miss Alice Rainbird, aged seven
topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Electronic books, Fairy godmothers, Fathers and daughters, Kings and rulers, Poverty, Princesses, Weddings, Wishes, Wit and humor, Juvenile