Read to Sleep
Authors & Events
Gifts & Deals
Oct 04, 1999
| ISBN 9780399234446
| 4-8 years
Oct 04, 1999
| ISBN 9781101651650
Also available from:
Oct 04, 1999 | ISBN 9780399234446 | 4-8 years
Oct 04, 1999 | ISBN 9781101651650 | Baby-3
Jan Brett’s Gingerbread Baby is not about to get eaten in this delicious twist on a favorite Christmastime tale!
It all begins when Matti opens the oven too soon and out jumps a cheeky little Gingerbread Bay. He leads Matti’s mother and father, the dog and the cat, and a whole colorful cast of characters on a rollicking chase through the village and into the forest, staying just out of reach, daring them to catch him along the way.
But Matti’s not with them. He’s at home in the borders making what turns out to be a gingerbread house into which the Gingerbread Baby runs. Only Matti knows he is safely inside. And readers will too when they look under the lift-the-flap gingerbread house at the end of the story, and there he is!
With more than 34 million books in print, Jan Brett is one of the nation’s foremost illustrators of children’s books. As a child, she decided to be an illustrator and spent much of her time reading and drawing. As a student at… More about Jan Brett
Once again, Brett has given her own special spin to a classic. (Booklist)
Visit other sites in the Penguin Random House Network
Stay in Touch