implied child abuse
From the back of the book:
"You think you know this story. You do not.
"A harsh, controlling father. A quiescent mother. A house that feels like anything but a ome. Natasha gathers the strength to leave, and comes upon a little house in the wood: a house that walks about on chicken feet and is inhabited by a fairy-tale witch. In finding Baba Yaga, Natasha finds her voice, her power, and herself..."
Apparently Yolen drew inspiration from a collection of advice columns called "Ask Baba Yaga" by Taisia Kitaiskaia.
I might continue this tomorrow. In the meantime, here's what I've written this far on a single page.
"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko