The Gingerbread Man

The Gingerbread Man Cover

The Gingerbread Man

By Nancy Nolte; Richard Scarry (Illustrator)

Golden Books, Hardcover, 9780375825897, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 14, 2004

"RUN, RUN as fast as you can.
You can't catch me--
I'm the Gingerbread Man "
Recently discovered in the Golden Books archive, this favorite folktale has been out of print for over 30 years. The early painterly art style of Richard Scarry looks new and fresh again in this keepsake edition. His lively images will run off the pages and into the hearts of a new generation of children.

About the Author

Richard Scarry, the renowned author and illustrator of many beloved children's books, was best known for his series about Busytown, where animals who act very much like people engage in all sorts of work activities. Many of Busytown's favorite characters appear in "My School Backpack" to teach basic concepts to preschoolers.