No Ordinary Family

No Ordinary Family

Book - 2013
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When seven little bandits suddenly have to share their dad's time with a Princess and her six little princes and princesses--it's a royal mess. "When are they leaving?" "Oh, they're staying, my dear," said their dad. And stay they did. But when the little bandits devise a plan to make them leave, they soon discover that it's royally boring without them…


It's patchwork times three in Ute Krause's new delightful offering--for when their mom meets a dragon…the bandits and the royals alike are never the same again (and they couldn't be happier for it!)

• Ute Krause, author of  Oscar and the Very Hungry Dragon  and  Nick and the Nasty Knight   returns with this loving tale of a patchwork family.

•  Oscar and the Very Hungry Dragon  was chosen as a Scholastic Book Fair title, and a Florida Reading Association title.

• Krause has won praise for both her lively artwork and her humorous stories.
Publisher: New York : North-South Books, 2013.
ISBN: 9780735841499
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill.


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Oct 22, 2015

I really enjoyed this book; deals with divorce and a positive look at blended families.

Aug 24, 2015


Jun 26, 2015

Funny book

A different approach to the difficult subject of divorce for younger kids, using fairytale characters but still touching upon the adjustments in a challenging time.

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