When Royals Wore Ruffles by Chesley McLaren
A Funny and Fashionable Alphabet!

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In this Hilarious, oh-so-fascinating trip through fashion history, a little girl goes back in time and meets a cast of characters wearing the latest trends. In B, we see Bustles, in H there’s sky-high hats (and hair!) and, in S, well, you won’t believe the shoes. And when the girl finishes her sylish trip—with Y for You and Your own Zany style—she puts on a fashion show for the people she’s met.

From fashionistas Chesley McLaren and Pamela Jaber comes an informative look at outrageous styles and how they came to be. With tidbits, anecdotes, and laugh-out-loud styles, this is the perfect picture book for fashion lovers everywhere.
 

About Chesley McLaren

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Chesley McLaren is the author-illustrator of Zat Cat! A Haute Couture Tail, and is the illustrator of Meg Cabot’s Princess Lessons and Shana Corey’s You Forgot Your Skirt, Amelia Bloomer. She lives in New York City. Pamela Jaber lives in New York City. This is her first children’s book.
 
Published January 13, 2009 by Schwartz & Wade. 40 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Children's Books.

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Dedicated fashion buffs may enjoy this wry look at the fashionable life, but younger readers will find it a challenge to maintain an interest, while older ones may be put off by the picture-book format.

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