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ROSE RED AND SNOW WHITE

Sanderson, Ruth

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ISBN 10: 0316770949 / ISBN 13: 9780316770941
Published by Little, Brown & Co., Boston, MA, 1997
Condition: Fine+ Hardcover
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Title: ROSE RED AND SNOW WHITE

Publisher: Little, Brown & Co., Boston, MA

Publication Date: 1997

Binding: hardcover

Illustrator: Illustrated by Sanderson, Ruth

Book Condition:Fine+

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine+

Edition: 1st Edition.

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Snow White and her sister, Red Rose, let a cold bear into their home to rest one night, but as he leaves, he warns them of the dangers of a little man, so when a evil dwarf shows up on the doorstep, the girls begin to get very worried.

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Kindergarten-Grade 4. This thematic distant cousin to "Beauty and the Beast" tells of two young beauties befriending a bear who is actually a prince under an evil spell. After they rescue an ungrateful dwarf three times, the girls witness the bear's assault on the dwarf and the prince's release from the spell. Cause and effect is a bit shaky in this tale, but the picture book is true to the Grimms. Unlike Snow White & Rose Red illustrated by Gennady Spirin (Philomel, 1992), this simplified retelling eliminates the Grimms' religious undertones. The smooth text, marred a bit by some careless grammar, is the basis for the illustrator's large oil paintings enhanced by pictorial grace notes on the text pages. Sanderson's strength lies in architecture and landscapes. The human beings, carefully and skillfully drawn from life, often seem stiff and out of place in their environments. The most successful beings here are the two sisters, sturdy little girls with a sweet energy, and the dwarf who is satisfyingly nasty. The language is too sophisticated for beginning readers, but the pictures give a solidity to this slight tale that makes it enjoyable for young listeners.?Sally Margolis, formerly at Deerfield Public Library, IL
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