This favorite fairytale is set on a farm. Children will love watching the gingerbread man run away from the old man and woman, the pig, the cow, and the horse, as he taunts them and sings: “Run, run as fast as you can! You can't catch me, I'm the gingerbread man!”

A humorous and playful retelling that comes complete with a gingerbread man recipe.


Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm were born in Germany in the 1780s. They were scholars and are best known today for their captivating fairy tales.

Maja Dusikovaa was born in Piestany, Czechoslovakia, and now lives in Florence, Italy. She has illustrated many books for both children and adults, including The Advent Storybook and Silent Night, Holy Night.

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