Babushka's doll was special. She had played with it only once, when she was a little girl like her high-spirited granddaughter, Natasha.
Now Babushka is going to the store and it's Natasha's turn to take the little doll down from the high shelf. When the naughty doll comes to life -- and is even more rambunctious than the little girl herself -- Natasha finds out why playing once with Babushka's doll is enough!
Patricia Polacco's beautiful illustrations capture the warmth, humor, and timeless spirit of her magical tale.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing
I'm not a huge fan of Polacco, actually, and the doll coming to life did weird me out a bit. But still, this is cute enough - and I see that some other reviewers have had success sharing it with children. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - CasieBelaire - LibraryThing
Natasha, a very demanding young girl, always insists that her grandmother stops what she is doing to tend to her needs. While her grandmother does household duties Natasha is only worried about what ... Read full review