bookspacePhoto of readermy comments
 home > bookspace > my comments > comment: lord of the nutcracker men /
Subscribe via RSS 
Lord of the Nutcracker men
Iain Lawrence
Children's Fiction LAWRENC

Comments  Summary  Excerpt  Reviews

What other readers are saying about this title:
Avatar for Emily Lloyd Emily Lloyd said:
Part of me wants to call this a "good, old-fashioned boys' novel"--but I'm neither a boy, nor particularly old-fashioned, and I loved it. Story of a boy who's shipped from London to live in the country while his father, a toymaker, fights in WWI...this father carves the boy soldiers & sends them to him from the trenches--and slowly the soldiers get more and more realistic (one's face is contorted in a scream of pain, for ex.), and less fun to play with.
posted Jul 12, 2007 at 7:10PM
Question about returns, requests or other account details?
 Add a Comment
Submission Guidelines

Find this title in the Library Catalog
Find this title in the Library Catalog


more titles about

main characters Johnny
Boy
Age: 10
Must live with his aunt; father is a toy maker;.



recent comments
hcl mobile app
hclib
mobile
app
Facebook Twitter Tumblr YouTube Vimeo Flickr Federal Depository Library Federal
Depository
Library
Hennepin County Government Hennepin
County
Government
© 2014  Hennepin County Library12601 Ridgedale Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305 Comments and Feedback    |    RSS