AuthorsDen.com   Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Michael Thal, iPeggy Schmuldt, iA. Colin Wright, iPia Shannon, iJames Brandt, iKen Coleman, iKaren Wilson, i

  Home > Children > Books Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     
Buy Signed Books > What Will It Take For A Toad To Kiss A M $24.98

Douglas W Bentley

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Books
· Poetry
· Stories
· Blog
· 30 Titles
· 205 Reviews
· Add to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Jul, 2006

Douglas W Bentley, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Seven living Splendors
by Albert Russo

Black and white photos of Venice, Rome, Paris, New York, Tel Aviv, Singapore and Jerusalem that mix art, architecture and street scenes, with humorous..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Charleston Cheat
by Anita Waggoner

It's a story about a gambling man from Charleston, South Carolina, who ends up in Las Vegas where he creates a gaming empire...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



What Will It Take For A Toad To Kiss A Monkey
by Douglas W Bentley   

Share this with your friends on FaceBook

Category: 

Children

Publisher:  PublishAmerica ISBN-10:  1413788491
Pages: 

48



The Adventures of Princess Gracie and Prince Wallaby(A.K.A. - M.G. & A.K.A. - M.T.)
A Children's story in poetic form.
Written by: Douglas W. Bentley
Illustration by: Julia Faye Bentley
(c)2006

Get your Signed copy today!



This book introduces young readers to a
misunderstood princess and a prince in an
adventure they share in a threatening world.


Princess Gracie's idyllic life comes to a
sudden end when she is captured by pirates
and removed from her secluded kingdom
island. Desolate, she forgets her regal status.
She is dirty, her hair is matted, and she loses
the will to take care of herself. The pirates
sell her to a circus where she is known as the
Monkee Girl. Taunted and abused, she
escapes. On the road she is befriended by a
toad who insists he is a prince and asks her to
kiss him so that he can revert to his human
status. While they are arguing, they are
recaptured by the circus owners. After much
arguing they kiss at last; the toad becomes
a handsome prince and Monkee Girl cuts her
hair, takes a bath, and dons a dress. They fall
in love and live happily ever after.

Princess Gracie and her toad friend are
endearing characters and their squabbles and
attempts to escape their captors move the
story along. The story provides young readers
with a delightful tale as well as a valuable
lesson. It demonstrates how we should not
be too quick to judge a person by outward
appearances.


 





Want to review or comment on this book?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!



Reader Reviews for "What Will It Take For A Toad To Kiss A Monkey"

Reviewed by Christine Tsen 7/31/2010
I own this book and it is absolutely adorable !
It's a wonderful book to have in a mother's hands, and the pictures are lots of fun too ~
Fine entertainment as well as a good moral --
Reviewed by Christine Tsen
Reviewed by Lois Christensen 8/28/2008
You write children's books like my good friend on the den and in my life from way back when she lived near my cousin in PA. Bonnie May writes terrific children's stories too. If you have time, you might like to look into her site too. She has been a friend to me many years and also has a very bad heart condition she deals with daily too.
Reviewed by Larry Lounsbury 8/7/2007
I like the teaching that we ought not judge a book by its cover. The story sounds well written, with a beautiful Idyllic background that children will enjoy.


Books by
Douglas W Bentley



What Will It Take For A Toad To Kiss A Monkey

Buy Options
Signed copy!





Featured Book
Sports: Fact, Fiction and Fun
by John Rayburn

An insiders look at major sports, stars, events, and off-beat competition...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Five Dog Night Volume Two: The Coasts
by Linda Fair

This volume completes the set, and brings Linda and her dogs more thrills and spills. There is even a love triangle, Muttly Crew style! From Thunder Bay to St. John's N..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.