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The Nutcracker in Harlem / by T.E. McMorrow ; illustrated by James Ransome.

McMorrow, T. E., (author.). Ransome, James, (illustrator.). Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822 Nussknacker und Mausekönig. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 6 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 10 total copies.

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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville C MC (Text) 34706001587734 Holiday Books In process -
Butler PL - Butler J Holiday CHRIST M (Text) 73174005034160 Childrens: Holidays Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV PICT MCMORROW (Text) 9780061175992S On Order On order -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello HOLI P MCM (Text) 37743002246066 Children New Book Shelf Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello P MCM (Text) 37743002242669 Children New Book Shelf Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville EASY MCM (Text) 37323005321958 NEW-BKS Available -
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library JE MCMORROW (Text) 39206021338676 J Picture Book - Holidays Checked out 12/21/2017
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library ER MCM (Text) 70621000443403 Children - NEW Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield E FIC McMorrow (Text) 31208912530864 children new book Available -
Winchester Comm. PL - Winchester E MCM (Text) 76682000144531 Children's Holiday Checked out 12/31/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780061175985
  • ISBN: 0061175986
  • ISBN: 9780061175992
  • ISBN: 0061175994
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: In Harlem in the 1920s, in the middle of a family Christmas party, Marie receives a nutcracker from her Uncle Cab, which leads to a marvelous dream in this resetting of E.T.A. Hoffmann's familiar tale. An author’s note at the end provides additional information about the history of the Harlem Renaissance, and about the author’s inspiration for this musical retelling.
Target Audience Note: Ages 4-8.
Subject: Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822. Nussknacker und Mausekönig > Adaptations.
African American families > Juvenile fiction.
Nutcrackers (Implements) > Juvenile fiction.
Dreams > Juvenile fiction.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Family life > New York (State) > Harlem > Fiction.
Christmas > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books.
Christmas stories.

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