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Royal Rescues #5: The Cuddly Seal

Royal Rescues #5: The Cuddly Seal

Royal Rescues

Paula Harrison; illustrated by Olivia Chin Mueller

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Paula Harrison's Royal Rescues #5: The Cuddly Seal, illustrated by Olivia Chin Mueller, is the fifth book in this sweet illustrated chapter book series about a pet-loving princess who finds and helps animals in trouble—even if it's against the rules!

"A royal palace is no place for pets, Beatrice!" says her father, King George.

But Princess Bea won’t let royal rules stop her from helping animals in need. While exploring Silver Rock Bay, Bea finds a little seal pup alone on some rocks. Can she and her friend Keira reunite the baby seal with its mother before the big storm comes?

Chapter One

A Day by the Sea

Bea skipped down the beach with a picnic basket in one hand and a bucket in the other. It was a perfect summer’s day, and seagulls were circling around the fishing boats as they chugged across...

Praise for Royal Rescues #5: The Cuddly Seal

Praise for Royal Rescues:

"A strong addition to a series that triumphs in showing positivity, emphasizing animal care, and encouraging helping those in need." —School Library Journal on The Snowy Reindeer

Young readers who enjoy royalty or animal-based series, such as Daisy Meadows’s “Rainbow Magic” or Harrison’s other series, will devour this newest princess-and-pet offering. Frequent illustrations dot the chapters, and text is large and manageable for early ­chapter readers." —School Library Journal on The Naughty Kitten

“A fun animal series aimed at newly independent readers, highly illustrated throughout, from the author of the bestselling Rescue Princesses series.” —The Bookseller

“A charming story for newly confident readers.” —Book Murmuration

“This is a lovely story about taking responsibility and what it’s really like to have a pet.” —Lily and the Fae


Paula Harrison; illustrated by Olivia Chin Mueller

Paula Harrison is the author of the Rescue Princesses series, the Secret Rescuers series, and the Royal Rescues series. She wanted to be a writer from a young age but spent many happy years being a primary school teacher first. Paula loves sandy beaches and eating popcorn. She lives with her husband and children in Buckinghamshire, England, which is nowhere near the sea.

Olivia Chin Mueller grew up in a small town in Connecticut and earned an MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. She now lives in Rhode Island. When she’s not illustrating, Olivia loves playing with her cats, sewing and felting, and collecting cute toys and nail polish.

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Paula Harrison
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Olivia Chin Mueller

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