Vasilisa the Wise and Other Tales of Brave Young Women
TRADE PAPERBACK EDITION
Meet the brave young women from tales of yore ...
Vasilisa who must try to outwit the fearsome witch Baba-Yaga. Katie Crackernuts who sets out to save her sister from dark magic. Flora, the gardener's daughter, who marries a giant serpent to save a prince. Fairer-Than-A-Fairy, a princess who is kidnapped by an evil one-eyed enchantress. Lullala, in love with a prince cursed to be a lion by day and a man by night. Rosemary, a Scottish lass whose baby is stolen by the wicked faery folk of the Sidhe. Ursula, a princess replaced by a walking, talking automaton. These are not your usual passive princess, waiting forlornly for their prince to come ...
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AUTHOR: Kate Forsyth
ILLUSTRATOR: Lorena Carrington
Audience: Teenager / Young Adult / 10+
Format: Softcover, 104pp