Author(s): Nancy Nolte; Richard Scarry (Illustrator)
" Run, run, as fast as you can! Catch Richard Scarry s gingerbread man as he returns to Little Golden Books after a decades-long hiatus. Originally published in 1953, The Gingerbread Manmakes a perfect Christmas gift, ready to delight any child who loves this favorite funny folk tale."
RICHARD SCARRY (1919-1994) is one of the world s best-loved children s book creators. No other author has shown such a lively interest in the words and concepts of early childhood. In 1948, after a stint in the army, Scarry showed his portfolio to one of the original editors at Golden Books. There he found the perfect home for his children s books. In the extraordinary career that followed, Scarry illustrated well over 100 books, many of which have never been out-of-print."