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The prince and the dressmaker

Author: Jen Wang
Publisher: New York : First Second, an imprint of Roaring Brook Press, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Prince Sebastian hides from his parents his secret life of dressing up in women's clothes as the hottest fashion icon in Paris, the fabulous Lady Crystallia, while his friend Frances the dressmaker strives to keep her friend's secret.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Comics (Graphic works)
Fiction
Young adult works
Fairy tales
Graphic novels, Juvenile
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jen Wang
ISBN: 9781250159854 1250159857 9781626723634 162672363X
OCLC Number: 974472233
Awards: School Library Journal Best Books, Literary Type: Graphic Novels, 2018
ALSC Notable Children's Book, 2019
Boston Globe Best Children's Books, 2018
Chicago Public Library Best Teen Graphic Novels and Manga, 2018
Harvey Award for Best Children's or Young Adult Book Award Winner, 2018
Harvey Award for Book of the Year Nominee, 2018
Horn Book Fanfare List, 2018
New York Public Library Best Books for Teens, 2018
NPR Best Books, 2018
Prix Jeunesse du Festival d'Angoulême, 2019
Publisher's Weekly Best Young Adult Book, 2018
Rainbow Book List, 2019
Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award Nominee, 2020
School Library Journal's Best Books, 2018
Washington Post 10 Best Graphic Novels, 2018
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2019
Target Audience: GN360L; Structure indicator: 90 (high); Syntactic indicator: 70 (medium); Semantic indicator: 100 (very high); Decoding indicator: 100 (very high)
Description: 276 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Jen Wang.
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Prince Sebastian hides from his parents his secret life of dressing up in women's clothes as the hottest fashion icon in Paris, the fabulous Lady Crystallia, while his friend Frances the dressmaker strives to keep her friend's secret.

Prince Sebastian is looking for a bride - or rather, his parents are looking for one for him. Sebastian is too busy hiding his secret life from everyone. At night he puts on daring dresses and takes Paris by storm as the fabulous Lady Crystallia - the hottest fashion icon in the world capital of fashion! Sebatian's secret weapon is his brilliant dressmaker, Frances - his best friend and one of only two people who know the truth: sometimes this boy wears dresses. But Frances dreams of greatness, and being someone's secret weapon means being a secret. Forever. How long can Frances defer her dreams to protect her friend? Jen Wang weaves an exuberantly romantic tale of identity, young love, art, and family. A fairy tale for any age, The Prince and the Dressmaker will steal your heart. -- From back cover.

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