Snegurochka, the Russian Snow Maiden, is asked to go help Santa Claus when his wife is suddenly called away from the North Pole. The little girl worries that she is too childish to be of any help to Santa, but, in the end, it is her young heart that helps save the day. The book is a wonderful way to introduce children to Russian words and customs, and a captivating read as well.
The book and nesting doll set is also available. Check the item #001406-S.