Part of the brand new, lavishly illustrated "Silver Penny Stories" series, this book is aimed at children aged between 3 and 6 years old. When a brother and sister lost in the woods come upon a tempting gigerbread house, they can't resist entering. Little do they realise that inside lives a witch...and she thinks they'd make a delicious dinner! Lavishly illustrated and lovingly retold, these new Silver Penny Stories are sure to find a cherished place in any family's collection. The classic tales have captured readers' hearts and imaginations for generations and children and parents will enjoy reading them together over and over again.
This is Book 8 in the Silver Penny Stories Series. See all Silver Penny Stories books here.
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