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The Nutcracker

A Magical Theatre Book

The Nutcracker( )
Author: McCaughrean, Geraldine
Illustrator: Swarner, Kristina
Publisher:New Burlington Books
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $9.99
Book Description:

The classic Nutcracker fairy tale retold in the magical tradition of silhouette theatre. Turn the pages and delight in the exquisite cut-paper scenes, brought to life in this timeless book to treasure. Features and exquisite die-cut cover and 6 pull tab movements that bring the enchanting scenes to life!

Book Details
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):26.2 x 26.2 x 2.7 cm
Author Biography
McCaughrean, Geraldine (Author)
Geraldine McCaughrean was born in Enfield, England on June 6, 1951. She was educated at Christ Church College, Canterbury. She has written more than 160 books and plays for children and adults.

Her writing career includes the retelling of such classics as One Thousand and One Arabian Nights, The Canterbury Tales, and The Bronze Cauldron: Myths and Legends of the World, which is a collection of stories from all over the world. She has received numerous awards including three Whitbread Children's Book Awards for A Little Lower Than the Angels, Gold Dust, and Not the End of the World. She also received the Guardian Prize and Carnegie Medal for A Pack of Lies, the Beefeater Children's Novel Award for Gold Dawn, the Michael L. Printz Award for The White Darkness, and the 2018 Carnegie Medal for children's and YA books for her middle-grade novel Where the World Ends.


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