A Likely Story is excited to be able to guarantee personalized copies of JAN BRETT'S THE NUTCRACKER (while supplies last).
The first 100 books orderered will receive a free signed Jan Brett poster and printed newsletter.
Orders must be placed by 10/31 to receive a personalized copy (name only). Inscribed books will arrive at our store the
week of 12/6 and will be ready for pick-up or mailing at that time. Orders cannot be accepted after October 31, 2021.
Jan Brett, the acclaimed, #1 New York Times bestselling author-illustrator, beloved for her folk-tale retellings such as
The Mitten and The Three Snow Bears, returns this fall with a reimagining of a Christmas classic in
JAN BRETT’S THE NUTCRACKER. With over 42 million books in print, Jan Brett is renowned for her exquisite
art which is universally recognized as being amongthe finest in children’s books today.
In JAN BRETT’S THE NUTCRACKER,she makes this familiar story her own, by setting it in snowy Russia and
adding whimsical touches to favorite elements of the traditional ballet.
When Marie and her brother Fritz receive a special Christmas nutcracker from their uncle, Marie immediately feels
something magical.This feeling is only the beginning of the epic adventure she goes on with the Nutcracker—into the
cabinet, through the battle with the mice,and finally to the magical land of the Sugar Plum Fairy.