Winners! BookviewPLUS: Princess Hyacinth (The Surprising Tale of a Girl Who Floated!)

Author: Florence Parry Heide

Illustrator: Lane  Smith

First Published: 2009

Genre: Fairy Tales


  • Princesses - Fairy Tales
  • Floating bodies - Fantasy

Bookbrief: Princess Hyacinth is bored and unhappy sitting in her palace every day because, unless she is weighed down by specially-made clothes, she will float away, but her days are made brighter when kite-flying Boy stops to say hello.

Recommended Grade Group: PreK-Grade 2

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