Lorraine Fimbres’ New Children’s Book Revisits Classic Story

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‘The Gingerbread Princess’ brings favorite characters to life in a new retelling

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“We all have problems,” she says, “and this book teaches children to persevere when they have problems.”

Even the youngest children have likely heard the story of the Gingerbread Man, but in her new illustrated children’s bookThe Gingerbread Princess” (published by Trafford Publishing) author Lorraine Fimbres offers them a new take on the old idea.

In “The Gingerbread Princess,” Fimbres tells readers the story of how the Gingerbread Man meets the Gingerbread Princess, and how she captures his heart even as he escapes from the people who want to eat him.

An excerpt from “The Gingerbread Princess”:

“The wife opened up the oven door, and out popped the Gingerbread Man. He ran around the kitchen floor and he jumped over the table.
The farmer and his wife chased him all over the house. The Gingerbread Man said, ‘I jumped to the floor, escaped under the door, and you can’t have any more.’”

Fimbres knows that her children’s book, like all children’s books, teaches children a valuable lesson. “We all have problems,” she says, “and this book teaches children to persevere when they have problems.”

“The Gingerbread Princess”
By Lorraine Fimbres
Softcover | 8.5 x 11 in | 28 pages | ISBN 9781466914049
E-Book | 28 pages | ISBN 9781466974357
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Lorraine Fimbres works for the Long Beach Unified School District. She is a graduate of the California State University of Fullerton, where she majored in child development and communications. She has been a language and literacy facilitator for Head Start and Child Development Centers in Southern California. This is her first children's story.

Trafford Publishing, an Author Solutions, Inc. author services imprint, was the first publisher in the world to offer an “on-demand publishing service,” and has led the independent publishing revolution since its establishment in 1995. Trafford was also one of the earliest publishers to utilize the Internet for selling books. More than 10,000 authors from over 120 countries have utilized Trafford’s experience for self publishing their books. For more information about Trafford Publishing, or to publish your book today, call 1-888-232-4444 or visit trafford.com.

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