One Christmas after hearing how the nutcracker got his ugly face, a little girl helps break the spell and watches him change into a handsome prince
A picture book retelling of the story that inspired Tchaikovsky's ballet. On Christmas Eve young Marie receives a wonderful gift--a Nutcracker which magically comes to life and takes her on an adventure through Candy Meadow and Bonbonville. Color illustrations accompany the text.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Fiction + Literature Themes