The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine

By Mark Twain, Philip C. Stead
Illustrators Illustrated by Erin E. Stead Edition

Library edition with trade jacket added

Publisher Penguin Random House Imprint Doubleday ISBN


Awards and Honors School Library Journal’s Best Books of 2017, Middle Grade and Chapter Books
Amazon.com Best Books of 2017, Ages 9–12
Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2017, Fiction for Older Readers
Fall 2017 Parents’ Choice Award, Picture Books Gold

The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine

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A never-before-published, previously unfinished Mark Twain children's story is brought to life by Caldecott Medal winners Philip C. Stead and Erin E. Stead.
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