Old Russia comes to life in this tale of a poor young orphan girl who braves the dangers of the deep forest to find healing for her crippled brother. The poetic text and colorful illustrations draw on their roots in the classic Russian fairytale tradition to tell a story of the triumph of courage, faith, and love.

Alyosha's Apple: A Tale of Old Russia 1997, Conciliar Press

ISBN-13: 9781888212082