Fancy Nancy

Book review by Dawn Friedman, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 4+

Supportive family helps girly girl shine.

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 3+

Based on 1 review

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age 3+

Oops! I trip. I slip. The Tray does a double flip!

I got this book for my daughter when she was 2 and she thought it was stupendous! (That's a fancy word for great!) She is now 4 and has every Fancy Nancy book there is! This book is the first in an absolutely wonderful series that is sure to expand your child's vocabulary! Fancy Nancy likes to use big words, and she especially likes French, which she defines for the reader. The pictures are colorful and zany enough to entertain children of all ages. The story is simple and one I feel many parents can also relate to if they have a daughter that likes to play dress-up! Who hasn't worn silly accessories to a restaurant at the request of their child! I would highly recommend this book and all others in the series.

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age 4+

My daughter can't get enough of Fancy Nancy

Nancy learn lessons that my daughter can understand and appreciate.. I occasionally use Fancy Nancy as a role model - "Fancy Nancy wouldn't do that". It works; my daughter stops the unacceptable behavior every time.

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