Marie immediately falls in love with the nutcracker she receives for Christmas. Little does she know that her nutcracker comes to life every night to war against the armies of the Mouse King. Each chapter includes exercises to test comprehension, vocabulary, and grammar. Reader also includes notes about the history behind this beloved classic tale and Tchaikovsky;#39;s ballet. Level 3br / Unique Words: extensivebr / Tense(s): multiplebr / Glossary: yes Copyright 2013. German. Level 3. High school. 6 x 8 inches. Softcover, 79 pages.