Hansel and GretelBook - 2013
This tale of children in peril has timeless appeal, and the breathtaking illustrations will find a discriminating audience.
Baker & Taylor
When they are left in the woods by their parents, two children find their way home despite an encounter with a wicked witch.
Independent Publishing Group
This tale of children in peril has timeless appeal, and the breathtaking illustrations will find a discriminating audience
This stunning edition of the classic fairy tale makes brilliant use of translucent paper and silhoutte-like illustrations to enliven every page. “Once upon a time, there lived a poor woodcutter with his wife and two children, Hansel and Gretel . . .” and so begins the thrilling story of two children relying on their wits to survive in a hostile world. Sybille Schenker’s evocative and exquisite illustrations bring a unique beauty and graphic excellence to a timeless favorite.