The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker


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The Little Golden Book version of the Christmas classic, The Nutcracker, will bring holiday magic to readers of all ages!

The Nutcracker is back in print as a Little Golden Book, with all-new illustrations by Sheilah Beckett, who started illustrating Golden Books in the 1950s. This lovely retelling of the famous ballet will be a perfect holiday gift for any child who loves the ballet, Christmas stories, and fairy tales!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780385369930
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Publication date: 09/09/2014
Series: Little Golden Book Series
Pages: 24
Sales rank: 42,400
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 2 - 5 Years

About the Author

SHEILAH BECKETT (1913-2013) brought to life dozens of stories for Golden Books in her long career as an illustrator, including The Nutcracker (which she illustrated at age 99) and The Twelve Days of Christmas. Entirely self-taught, she was the first woman to work at the prestigious Charles E. Cooper advertising art studio, where she illustrated ads, album covers, and Christmas cards. She died in 2013 at the age of 100.

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