El beso de la princesa

(The princess' kiss) Book not yet available in English


The toad king and the toad queen of the lake know that their daughter, the little princess, wants a motorbike. But, how can a princess ride a motorbike? Her parents wouldn’t allow it. Thus, they decide it’s time for her to get married. How should the chosen boyfriend be? Can a toad princess marry a human prince? And what happens if the toad princess kisses the prince? What would he become?


A fun twist on the traditional tale of the frog who turned into a prince. A tale that breaks princess and gender stereotypes as the toad princess needs a human prince to kiss. The main character is independent and brave. Children learn about gender equality in a very funny and attractive way. The pleasant and colourful illustrations help readers identify with the story.

Edited by: Research Centre Anilij (Spain)

Author(s): Almena, Fernando

Illustrator(s): Müller, Ulrike

Series: Colección primeros lectores

Publisher: Ediciones Casals

City: Barcelona

Year: 2006

Pages: 48

ISBN: 9788493482664

Age Range: 6 - 10

Language: ES

Original Language: ES

Keywords: Equality, Identity, Princess/prince, Rewriting

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