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The Nutcracker

4.15  ·  Rating details ·  33 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Christmas just isn’t Christmas without The Nutcracker! This beautiful book, which includes a fully orchestrated CD of the score, invites children to dance, prance, and relive the ballet long after the tree comes down.
 
Peter Malone’s exquisite illustrations capture all the magic of The Nutcracker’s most memorable scenes: the Christmas Eve party, Godfather Drosselmeyer’s s
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Hardcover, 40 pages
Published October 14th 2008 by Knopf Books for Young Readers
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A beautiful version of the Nutcracker along with a fully orchestrated CD. A wonderful way to immerse into the magic of this classic tale.
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May 10, 2008 rated it really liked it
Good picture book version of the Nutcracker for younger kids.
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One of the better Nutcracker stories we've found. Includes a CD of the music.
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We did not read this version/author of the Nutcracker - but this one gets good ratings.
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