Hansel And Gretel by Holly Hobbie
  

Hansel And Gretel

Written by Holly Hobbie
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Synopsis

Hansel And Gretel by Holly Hobbie

When a woodcutter and his scheming wife abandon Hansel and Gretel in the forest, all hope is lost until they come upon a cottage made of tasty sweets. But the owner is not the kindly old woman she pretends to be. Can Gretel save Hansel from the clutches of a hungry witch? Holly Hobbie's masterful watercolors reach new heights in this spine-tingling rendition of the tale, faithful to the beloved classic.

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Hobbie's stripped-down retelling of Hansel and Gretel maintains a high degree of fidelity to the classic fairy tale, while her illustrations reveal a rich array of artistic influences on her visual interpretation of the story.... A fine addition to the fairy-tale shelves.

About the Author

Holly Hobbie has worked as an artist for nearly forty years and has also illustrated the classic poem The Night Before Christmas. She is the author of eleven acclaimed, bestselling Toot & Puddle picture books as well as Gem, Fanny, Fanny & Annabelle, and Everything but the Horse.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Holly Hobbie
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Publisher

Little, Brown Young Readers an imprint of Little, Brown & Company

Publication date

24th September 2015

ISBN

9780316070171


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