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The Nutcracker

3.5 of 5 stars 3.50  ·  rating details  ·  8 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Misha and Marie are thrilled that Christmas is coming. It’s a frosty night, the neighbors are all invited, and Peter the stable boy is sweeping the barn in preparation for the dancing to come. But there’s a disappointment in store. Instead of the beautiful doll she’d hoped for, the only thing strange old Uncle Nikolai has for Marie is a wooden nutcracker. Marie thinks it’s ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published October 11th 2005 by Tundra Books
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AVeryHungryBookReader
I recognized the ballet that I used to see every year at Christmas time. I ope I will be able to see it again. It was always my favourite part of Christmas. The illustraions are beautiful. I am familiar with this illustrator. I love it when ballet dancers retell ballet stories. I have also read Margot Fonteyn's Swan Lake which is wonderful.
Marianna
An abbreviated version of the story...the illustrations are beautiful.
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