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The dream stealer

Gregory Maguire

The dream stealer

by Gregory Maguire

  • 16 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia
    • Subjects:
    • Wolves -- Fiction,
    • Baba Yaga (Legendary character) -- Fiction,
    • Witches -- Fiction,
    • Russia -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      A village of Russian peasants rebuild their homes on a train to flee an evil wolf, only to be saved by a little girl"s dream and the knowledge of the witch Baba Yaga.

      Edition Notes

      StatementGregory Maguire.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.M2762 Dr 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination118 p. ;
      Number of Pages118
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3507453M
      ISBN 100060240318, 0060240326
      LC Control Number82048854

      THE DREAM STEALER. By. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. A curious juggling of four Russian legends--the Firebird, Vasilissa the Beautiful, the Blood Prince (a wolf), and Baba Yaga--in a story overpopulated with eccentrics and undermined by detail. In another world, there sits a library. It is run by monkeys, the keepers of books. Each book contains a different world. In the Top Secret Section are books belonging to children. These books are blank, but magically begin to write themselves when a child dares to dream.

      The Dream Stealer. [Sid Fleischman; Peter Sís] -- Horror fiction. There is a bandit who comes in the night. He does not want pretty silver earrings or dangly gold necklaces, not diamonds or rubies. What does he want? Listen, I will tell you. # Greenwillow Books\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema. Get this from a library! The dream stealer. [Stephen Cosgrove; Carol Heyer] -- A village of Russian peasants rebuild their homes on a train to flee an evil wolf, only to be saved by a little girl's dream and the knowledge of the witch Baba Yaga.

        Praise For The Dream Stealer "Maguire creates an entire village of crotchety, endearing characters in this highly original novel." THE HORN BOOK GUIDE, Pointer Review Horn Book . ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $


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Based on Eastern European folklore, this children's book is fantastic for all ages. I enjoyed this story much more than his "adult" fiction, of which he is most popularly know for his novel "Wicked".

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