The last princess: the story of Princess Kaʻiulani of Hawaiʻi

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Aladdin Books, 1991 - Biography & Autobiography - 40 pages
"The story of Princess Kaiulani of Hawai'i . . . . As with Stanley's other biographies, readers are transported to another very believable world. The full-page paintings are stunning, reflecting the beauty of the islands and the handsome racially mixed people who live there. . . . A visual treat".--School Library Journal, starred review. Full color. An ALA Notable Book and Booklist Editors' Choice.

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About the author (1991)

Fay Stanley, Diane Stanley's mother, was the author of suspense novels and short stories for adults. "The Last Princess: the Story of Princess Ka'iulani of Hawai'i, " was her only children's book.

Diane Stanley is the recipient of the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children, as well as numerous other honors. She is an accomplished novelist, biographer, picture book author, and illustrator. She has written eleven other picture book biographies, about figures as diverse as Shaka, the king of the Zulus; Michelangelo; Shakespeare; and Joan of Arc. Diane Stanley lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

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