Gingerbread Man (Storytime Classics)

Saviour Pirotta, illustrated by Karl Newson
AUD $9.99
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The Gingerbread Man is a much-loved classic story for children - here it is rewritten and re-illustrated for today's readers, as part of a series that makes a perfect first home library.

This beautiful new edition, simply told for young readers, breathes new life into the classic tale of The Gingerbread Man, who is made with currants for eyes and who leaps from the oven as soon as the door is opened! Nobody can catch the gingerbread man - not the old woman who made him nor any of the animals. It seems hes got away with his freedom. Then he meets a wily fox by the river who offers to help him safely cross... Brilliantly illustrated in a fun modern style for a new generation to enjoy, this delightful book is part of the much-loved range of Storytime Classics which offers collectible, child-friendly format editions of classic stories to make the perfect home library for children everywhere.

Author bio:

Saviour Pirotta is the best-selling author of over 100 children's books. Born in Malta and now living in Yorkshire, Saviour has written stories, poems and plays since he was a boy, and has been writing full-time since 1986. He has won the English Association Award as well as Aesop Accolade in the US.Karl Newson is a childrens author and illustrator. He spent his younger days making dens, roaming barley fields and playing up the prak (park) in Norwich, Norfolk, but he now lives in London, where he mostly just eats biscuits. He enjoys writing and drawing and listening to music from the 1960s.Karl is the creator of The Mudwaffler - a small, forest dwelling bear who reviews books. Catch him at!

Category: Children’s & educational
ISBN: 9780711244504
Publisher: Quarto UK
Imprint: QED
Pub Date: December 2019
Page Extent: 24
Format: Paperback
Age: 4 - 7
Subject: Picture storybooks