“Oh, for the love of stinking skunk farts! My hair is still blue!”
This witch is very angry. She wants her hair color booger green, blood red, or even muddy like a swamp. But not blue, like the blue fairy! She wants to be a witchy witch… so she decides she’s going to kidnap a kid at the park!
“Look at this runt, he’s stolen those dolls from her sister”, she thinks as she stalks her prey… But she’s in for a big surprise!
This fantastic book by Mariasole Brusa and Marta Sevilla is the winner of the V Edition of the Narrating Equality contest.
This clever tale of upended expectations was winner of the Italian children's literature prize Premio Narrare La Paritá (Narrating Equality Award) under its original title, Turchina la strega. An equally delightful Spanish edition, Cosas de bruja, translated by Raúl Zanabria and Luis Amavisca, publishes simultaneously.Stereotypes are oh-so-satisfyingly turned on their heads. ---Kirkus