Publisher description for Baba Yaga and Vasilisa the Brave / as told by Marianna Mayer ; illustrated by K.Y. Craft.


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Counter Sweet, lovely Vasilisa lives with her jealous stepmother and stepsisters on the edge of a dark forest inhabited by the evil witch Baba Yaga. One night the stepmother sends Vasilisa to visit Baba Yaga, an errand from which the gentle girl has littlechance of returning alive. "An engaging text and accomplished paintings set this version apart....A stylized and classy offering."--School Library Journal.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Baba Yaga (Legendary character) Legends, Fairy tales, Folklore Russia