A gift-book to treasure for all fans of this wonderful old story and ballet. It is Christmas Eve and Clara is overjoyed when Godfather Drosselmeyer gives her a nutcracker in the shape of a wooden soldier. But it is at night that the magic really begins, when toys come alive, young girls become princesses and Clara’s brave nutcracker becomes the prince of her dreams. This beautiful and lyrical re-telling of Hoffman’s much-loved Nutcracker story, from which the famous ballet was created, is exquisitely and enchantingly illustrated, making it a book to treasure.
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Welcome to a world where magic really happens—where toys come alive, young girls become princesses, and Clara’s brave nutcracker becomes the prince of her dreams. A book that will be treasured for years to come. Berlie Doherty has won the coveted Carnegie Medal for both Granny Was a Buffer Girl and Dear Nobody. She also won the Writer’s Guild Children’s fiction Award for Daughter of the Sea. Ian Beck is the highly praised illustrator and author of many books for children, including The Jumblies and Teddy’s Snowy Day. Also available in paperback.About the Author:
Berlie Doherty is twice-winner of the Carnegie Medal and a best-selling author of picture books and fiction.
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Descripción Transworld Publishers, 2002. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Never used!. Nº de ref. de la librería P110385604378
Descripción Transworld Publishers, 2002. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Ian Beck Ilustrador. book. Nº de ref. de la librería M0385604378