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Children's Fiction Christmas & Advent

Baba's Babushka (Christmas)

A Magical Ukrainian Christmas

by (author) Marion Mutala

illustrated by Wendy Siemens

Publisher
Your Nickel's Worth Publishing
Initial publish date
Sep 2010
Category
Christmas & Advent, Orthodox, Time Travel
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9781894431538
    Publish Date
    Sep 2010
    List Price
    $14.95

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 4 to 12
  • Grade: p to 7

Description

It's Christmas and Natalia misses her baba.
When the wind brings her a babushka just like the one Baba used to wear, a magical adventure unfolds and Natalia discovers the traditions of her Ukrainian heritage--the greatest of which is the love of family.

About the authors

Marion Mutala has a master's degree in education administration and taught for 30 years. With a mad passion for the arts she loves to write, sing, folkdance, play guitar, garden, travel, and read. She is the author of the bestselling and award-winning children's book trilogy, Baba's Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Christmas, Baba's Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Easter, and Baba's Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Wedding. Her fourth book, Grateful was published in 2014 and another children's book, Kohkom's Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian/Aboriginal Legend, is forthcoming in 2016. Ukrainian Daughter's Dance is her debut poetry collection.

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Wendy Siemens is a professional artist and art instructor with degrees in art and education from the University of Saskatchewan. Painting and drawing are her specialties, but she also works in photography, printmaking and clay sculpture. She has illustrated a number of picture books for children, including Baba's Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Christmas. www.wendysiemens.ca

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