Rigby Star Independent Purple Reader 4: The Nutcracker


Uncle Fergus gives Clara a nutcracker. He says it is magic but Clara doesn’t believe him. But, later that night she goes to look for the nutcracker, can’t find it and shrinks. She is very scared, but Nutcracker Man comes to rescue her. He takes her to a theme park – then suddenly she wakes up on the floor back at home.


Illustrated by Richard Johnson

Genre: Modern fantasy adventure story based on the traditional ballet

Skills Focus: Story theme and characters

Part of Rigby Star Independent

Product details

Production date:May 2003