The old witch Bony-legs captures Sasha and prepares to eat her, until three unlikely characters--a creaking gate, a skinny dog, and a melancholy cat--come to her rescue.---from the publisher
When a terrible witch vows to eat her for supper, a little girl escapes with the help of a mirror and comb given to her by the witch's cat and dog. ---from the publisher
48 pages 978-0590405164 Ages 4-8
Keywords: witch, scary, animals, helping others, folk tale, early reader, horror, spooky, Halloween, 4 year old, 5 year old, 6 year old, 7 year old, 8 year old
Editor's note: This is a Baby Yaga folktale originally told in Russia.