{Prime} König und König Author Linda de Haan – Selindameditasyon.com

König und König Once there lived a lovelorn prince whose mother decreed that he must marry by the end of the summer So began the search to find the prince s perfect match and lo and beholdhis name was LeeYou are cordially invited to join the merriest, most unexpected wedding of the year KING KING is a contemporary tale about finding true love and living happily ever after, sure to woo readers of any age A great giftExuberant artwork full of visual play calls for repeated readingsAccelerated Reader quiz available Inside Out Book Club selection Lambda Literary Award Honorable mention in the Most Unusual Book of the Year category for Publishers Weekly sOff the Cuff Awards, or Cuffies selected by booksellers


10 thoughts on “König und König

  1. Chelsea Chelsea says:

    Yay, now my kids can read M M romance with me DI love that this story is just the classic fairytale plot line but with two princes at the end I think not changing it up from the typical Disney HEA makes it much easier for younger kids to understand the normality of gay relationships Unfortunately the pictures didn


  2. Ezekiel Ezekiel says:

    King King tells the story of a young prince whose mother the elderly Queen would like to retire and demands he marry in order to take the throne whut The Queen sends letters to all the local princesses to get them to come and basically audition to become Queen Apparently the Prince is gay however, as he falls in love wi


  3. Katy Jean Vance Katy Jean Vance says:

    After reading this book, I was honestly a little disappointed The premise seemed so fantastic that I really wanted to like it And the artwork is fantastical, which made me want to like it evenBut the thing I am reminding myself of, is that as we getandlgbtq themed children s literature, some of it is bound to be just okay And


  4. Kaethe Douglas Kaethe Douglas says:

    I didn t especially care for the art, but that isn t really the point I encouraged the local library to lay it in after a local teacher was fired for reading it aloud to his class Of course, this was before the Supremes handed down their decision which permitted all consenting adults to choose whomever they want to marry I have no


  5. Nisha Patel Nisha Patel says:

    This beautifully illustrated story is about a young prince whose mother is fed up of him and wants him to get married The queen brought forward many princesses from far and wide but here was absolutely nothing and nobody that sparked any attraction between them and the young prince One day a young princess comes along to meet the prince


  6. Dolly Dolly says:

    I discovered this book on a display of Banned Books at our local library The LGBT theme and same sex marriage is the trigger for the request to ban the book, and I am sad that books like this are still considered controversial The narrative is fun and humorous and the mixed media illustrations are colorful and whimsical, if a bit rudimentary I


  7. Michelle Knudsen Michelle Knudsen says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here I loved the way this started out, especially the voice of the queen But I found the presentation of the princesses rather off putting the first three were deliberately made to seem unattractive, and the fourth the princess from Mumbai was mocked for her long arms, which


  8. Nicole Nicole says:

    My personal reaction to this book was I thought King and King was a great information book for young children For example, showing that having two kings is okay really highlight how everyone can love someone different and they do not have to look or be a certain way The purpose of the book would be for read aloud enriching purposes This would be suitable


  9. Maria Maria says:

    I read this book because it is a very frequently challenged children s book The story is about a Queen who decides to retire, so she tells her son, the Prince, that it s time for him to get married and take over as King She calls princesses from all around the world to come meet the Prince, but he doesn t like any of them Instead, he falls in love with Prince L


  10. Kaley Kaley says:

    I felt mix feelings over this book, but overall I liked the message behind it As you can tell by the title, it was going to be about two kings, and as the book goes on you find out that the prince marries another male One thing I liked about it was how the prince came to realization that he liked the same sex, and eventually ended up being happy with it and marrying


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