Books by Ann Campbell

QUEENIE FARMER HAD FIFTEEN DAUGHTERS by Ann Campbell
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2001

"Go Queenie. (Picture book. 3-7)"
The author of the provocative Dora's Box (1998) writes a rollicking and rhythmic maternal tale. Read full book review >
ONCE UPON A PRINCESS AND A PEA by Ann Campbell
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 1993

"Not essential, but fun. (Picture book. 5-10)"
Concocting an awkward title based on the original plus the musical's Once Upon a Mattress (1959), Campbell updates the tale (bent on self-determination, ``Princess Esmerelda'' runs away to escape marriage to a toothless older man; ``Prince Hector'' drives a red sports car; etc.) and extends it from Andersen's page or two to a lengthy story full of whimsically satirical descriptions. Read full book review >