When the clock strikes midnight, Clara's nutcracker toy takes her on a magical journey. Mice become soldiers, candy canes transform into dancers and an enchanted castle emerges out of the mist.
In this exquisitely crafted book inspired by Tchaikovsky's ballet, familiar scenes are brought to life by Shobhna Patel's intricate lasercut pop-up illustrations.
'Beautiful … unique … Tchaikovsky’s ballet dances through the pages as the magnificent art arises from within … a magical reading experience'
'The papercut pop-ups are a true piece of art'
'Breathtaking … enchanting … simply stunning'
'Ornate landscapes are brought to life in exquisite paper-cut pages'
Little London magazine