by Liz Flanagan, illustrated by Martina Peluso - £5.99 Barefoot Books Ltd (2014)
paperback ISBN 13: 9781782851028 | ISBN 10: 178285102x
Meet a cunning princess who is known for her brains, not her beauty. Dara uses her talent as an engineer to foil a wicked plot and save her husband in this Cambodian traditional tale.
Barefoot Books' Early Readers series features illustrated folktales from around the world written in simple sentences to make them perfect first chapter books.
Ages 6 to 11 years
(Price & availability last checked: December 2014)
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