Sunday, May 17, 2015

The Floating Palace (Sofia the First) by Catherine Hapka (Illustrations), Grace Lee (Illustrations)

17586836This book just felt so wrong; it makes an attempt at a lighthearted princess story but it just fails miserably. I absolutely refuse to believe that despite the differences between humans and mermaids, that a mermaid Queen would just threaten to sink a boat containing Sofia's family. Furthermore, said Queen orders Sofia to rescue her daughter or else; no, a mother with all that power would turn the ocean inside out to rescue her child.

The only redeeming  quality in this book was the artwork, that was really nice.

Rating 2 out of 5 

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