This gorgeously designed retelling of The NutcrackerÂ will make the perfect Christmas present for ballet fans everywhere!
In snow white covered St. Petersburg, young dancer Stana‘s dreams have finally come true – she has been chosen to play the lead role in Tchaikovsky’s new ballet,Â The Nutcracker. But with all eyes looking at her, can Stana overcome her nerves and dance like she’s never danced before?
From the author of the bestsellingÂ The Sinclair Mysteries, Katherine Woodfine, and Waterstone’s Book Prize winner, Lizzy Stewart, this sumptuous and magical retelling ofÂ The NutcrackerÂ will transport you on a journey fay beyond the page.Â
Praise for Katherine Woodfine’s The Sinclair’s Mysteries series:
‘A wonderfulÂ book, with aÂ glorious heroineÂ and a true spirit of adventure’ Katherine Rundell, award-winning author of Rooftoppers
‘Dastardliness on a big scale is uncovered in this well-plotted, evocative novel’ The Sunday Times
‘It’s a dashing plot, an atmospheric setting and an extensive and imaginative cast. Katherine Woodfine handles it all with aplomb’ TheÂ Guardian
Praise for Lizzy Stewart’s There’s a Tiger in the Garden (Winner of the WaterstonesÂ Children’s Book Prize 2017, Illustrated Books Category):
‘A journey of discovery’Â The Guardian
‘A stunning testament to the power of imagination’Â Metro