A village of Russian peasants rebuild their homes on a train to flee an evil wolf, only to be saved by a little girl's dream and the knowledge of the witch Baba Yaga.
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Gregory Maguire is the popular author of many books for children, including the Hamlet Chronicles for Clarion, as well as several adult books, including WICKED (HarperCollins), upon which a Broadway musical was based, and its sequel, CONFESSIONS OF AN UGLY STEPSISTER (Regan Books). He lives in Concord, Massachusetts.From Publishers Weekly:
Based on the Russian folk figure Baba Yaga and Vasilissa, among others, The Dream Stealer by Gregory Maguire, originally published in 1983, tells of the Blood Prince, a murderous wolf bent on destroying the village of Miersk. Only Pasha and Lisette have the courage to fight him off and save their neighbors. Ages 8-12.
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Book Description Harpercollins Childrens Books, 1983. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110060240318
Book Description Harpercollins Childrens Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0060240318 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1889178
Book Description Harpercollins Childrens Books, 1983. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060240318