Tuesday, December 13, 2016

THE NUTCRACKER by Jack and Holman Wang / Book Review

By: Jack and Holman Wang
Published by: Chronicle Books
Released on: September 6th, 2016
Series: Cozy Classics
Ages: 2 & up
Rating: 4 Owlets
Purchase from: Amazon | B&N
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A copy of this book was provided from the publisher in exchange for my honest review

In E. T. A. Hoffmann's The Nutcracker, marvel at Maria's favorite gift, cheer as she defeats the Mouse King, and journey to the magical Land of Sweets. It's a festive first words primer for your literary little one!

Cuddle up with a classic! Teach your child simple words, concepts and stories and an appreciation of the classics! In each book, twelve adorable needle-felted scenes and twelve child-friendly words capture the essence of a beloved masterpiece. 

Jack and Holman Wang bring to life E. T. A. Hoffman's classic Christmas story, The Nutcrackerwith their signature needle felted scenes. Featuring twelve needle felted scenes, each image captures the timeless story with beautiful imagery that even the youngest of readers will enjoy looking at. Accompanied on the opposite page of each picture, is one bolded word that helps bring the story to life. Words such as gift, sleep, mouse, go, snow, love, and more. This book is perfect for little hands, and short attention spans. This board book retelling of The Nutcracker is worth picking up this holiday season.

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