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The Snow Wife

4.17  ·  Rating Details ·  23 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
When a Japanese woodcutter breaks his promise and describes his encounter with a terrifying snow woman, he loses his wife and must make a dangerous journey to win her back.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 1st 1993 by Dial
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Jun 15, 2008 Alfajirikali rated it really liked it
This based on a Japanese tale. It is a bit scary, which Athena seemed to appreciate, and also introduces a different point of view of marital honesty.
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OK story, but a hasty, unsatisfying ending.
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This story teaches "the value of keeping a promise", and "the pain of breaking one".
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