Grandma Chickenlegs

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Tatia knows she should follow her dying mother's advice and stay away from Grandma Chickenlegs. But when her cruel stepmother orders her to visit the old witch, Tatia must obey. Bravely, she sets out through the woods, with her dear doll, Drooga, as her only companion. Once inside the witch's cottage a rickety shack that stands on chicken legs -- Tatia is guarded by the witch's dog, cat, and a magic elm tree. Grandma Chickenlegs clearly has terrible plans for her. To escape the witch, Tatia must be courageous and clever, and she must rely on the kindness of friends. Moira Kemp's dramatic illustrations, sensitive and funny, make this a classic picture book to be treasured by readers of all ages.
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Level 4.5, 0.5 Points
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AD: Adult Directed 660L
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full_title grandma chickenlegs
author mccaughrean geraldine
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display_description In this variation of the traditional Baba Yaga story, a young girl must rely on the advice of her dead mother and her special doll when her wicked stepmother sends her to get a needle from Grandma Chickenlegs.
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subject_facet Fiction, Folklore -- Russia -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Grandma Chickenlegs
title_full Grandma Chickenlegs / by Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Moira Kemp
title_short Grandma Chickenlegs
topic_facet Folklore