The Nutcracker
The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

Written by E.T.A. Hoffman & illustrated by Don Daily
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4 - 8
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Aug 7, 2003
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Adults as well as children look forward to attending an annual performance of The Nutcracker. To sweeten the anticipation and prolong the joy – or just to establish a lovely tradition–settle in with this charming retelling of a young girl’s dreamy visit to the Land of the Sugarplum Fairy. The story is enhanced with magnificent color illustrations created especially for this edition by the late award-winning artist Don Daily. This high-quality, handsomely produced volume is destined for the permanent home library.

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    August 7, 2003
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    Page Count
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years

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