Bibliographic information: Pinkney, J. (2012). Puss in boots. New York, NY: Dial Books for Young Readers.
Short annotation: This is a story about a clever cat, who with a pair of boots, helped his owner marry a princess.
The genre: Fairy tales, Picture book
Grade level: Preschool to Third grade
Readers who like this book: children ages 2 to 10, parents looking for a good bedtime story and educators looking to teach students about the importance of determination.
Personal response and rating: I would rate this book a 2.5; I love all the details in the writing and pictures but I didn’t like the fact that Puss had to lie and be deceitful to get the princess to take interest in his owner.
Question: Where do you think this book takes place and why?