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Overview

The tale of Nutcracker, written in 1816, has fascinated and inspired artists, composers, and audiences for almost two hundred years. It has retained its freshness because it appeals to the sense of wonder we all share. This retelling by Renate Raecke is beautifully illustrated by Russian artist Yana Sedova.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789888341276
Publisher: Astra Publishing House
Publication date: 10/01/2016
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 10.50(w) x 10.50(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 5 - 7 Years

About the Author

Ernst Theodor Wilhelm Hoffmann was a German Romantic author of fantasy and horror, a jurist, composer, music critic, draftsman and caricaturist.

Renate Raecke has been adapting and translating children's books for more than 25 years.

Yana Sedova was born in Moscow. The Snow Queen, her first book in English, is published by minedition

Anthea Bell is the recipient of the Schlegel Tieck Prize for translation from German, the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize, and the Helen and Kurt Wolff Prize in 2002 for the translation of W. G. Sebald's Austerlitz, and the 2003 Austrian State Prize for Literary Translation.

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