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A Partial Bibliography of Hansel and Gretel Stories

1891       Hansel and Grethel, Grimm’s Fairy Tales, New York: McLoughlin Bros, pp. 50-56.

1906       Hansel and Grethel, New York: A.L. Burt Company.

1906       Hansel and Gretel, Stories from Grimm, Buffalo: The Holiday Publishing Company.

1908       Hansel and Gretel, The Childrens Red Books, Vol. XII, Illustrated by John R. Neill, Chicago: Reilly and Lee Company.

1916       Hansel and Gretel, Margaret Evans Price, Rochester: Stecher Litho Company. This charming book shows pictures of both Gretel and the witch holding gingerbread persons.

1928       Hansel and Gretel, Illustrated by Electra Papadopolous, Book trails to enchanted Lands, Chicago: Shepard and Lawrence, Inc., 1928, pp. 309-318.

1931       Hansel and Gretel, The American Crayon Co.by Emilie C. Bradbury and Marjorie Hardy (Hardcover).

1944       Hansel and Gretel: A Story of the Forest, William and Jacob grimm, Music by Engelbert Humperdinck, Illustrated by Warren Chappel, New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

1945       Hansel and Gretel, Jacob and William Grimm, Illustrated by Erika Weihs, New York: Simon and Schuster.

1948       Hansel and Grethel, in The Bookshelf for Boys and Girls, Vol. 3, Illustrated by Malcolm Patterson, New York: The University Society, Inc., pp. 29-33.

book1954       Hansel and Gretel, Illustrated by Eloise Wilkin, New York: Golden Press.

1955       Hansel and Gretel, Illustrated with scenes from the Michael Myerberg Motion Picture Hansel and Gretel, Owings Mills: Ottenheimer Publications, Inc. This book shows a gingerbread person fence.

1960       My Book of Hansel and Gretel, Maxton Publishing corporation, New York.

1961       Hansel und Gretel, Roderich Menzel, Honnef: Dr. Hans Peters Verlag.

1962       Nibble, Nibble Mousekin, Joan Walsh Anglund, New York: Harcourt, Brace and Jovanovich.

book1963       Household Stories from the Collection of the Brothers Grimm, Illustrated by Walter Crane, Dover Publications, ISBN: 0486210804

1967       Hansel and Gretel, Illustrated by T. Izawa and S. Hijikata, Toyko: Zokeisha Publications.

1970       Hansel and Gretel, Oscar Weigle, Illustrated by T. Izawa and S. Hijikata, New York: Grosset and Dunlap. This book was issued in two sizes: 6” x 8¾” and “7” x 9¾”.

1971       Hansel and Gretel, designed by V. Kubasta, Prague: Artia. This pop-up book has more cookie designs than any of the others.

1971       Hansel and Gretel, T. Izawa-Illustrator, Penguin Group (USA) Inc. ISBN: 0448042398.

1973       Hansel und Gretel, Illustrated by Bernadette, Monchaltorf: Nord-Sud verlag.

1973       Hansel und Gretel, Erlangen: Pestalozzi Verlag.

1973       Knusper Hauschen, Bohumil Stepan, Ravensburg: Otto Maier Verlag.

1974       Hansel und Gretel, a Sewing Book.

book1974       Hansel and Gretel, Linda Hayward, Illustrated by Sheilah Beckett, New York: Random House.

1975       Hansel and Gretel, Phyllis G. Lederman, Editor, Los Angeles: Ottenheimer Publishers, Inc., Gallery Books.

1975       Hansel and Gretel, in another Mix or Match Storybook, Illustrated by Jane Little Fox, New York: Random House, Inc.

1975       Hansel and Gretel, Adrienne Adams, Macmillan Publishing Co., ISBN: 068414400X.

1976       Hansel and Gretel, Eloise  Wilkin-Illustrator, Western Publishing Co., Inc., ISBN: 0307604195.

1976       Hansel and Gretel, Utica: IMA Industries Ltd.

1978       Hansel and Gretel, Fran Hunia, Penguin Group (USA), ISBN: 0721405266.

1978       Hansel and Gretel with Benjy and Bubbles, Susan Horowitz, Illustrated by Jim Razzi, New York: Hold Reinhart and Winston.

1979       Hansel and Gretel, Joseph Mellon, Laura Gilbert-Illustrator, Dandelion Press, ISBN: 0897991087.

1979       Hansel und Gretel, Illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger, Basel: Hermann Schroedel Verlag.

1980       Hansel und Gretel, Illustrated by Eva Wenzel-Burger, Reinbek: Carlsen Verlag.

1980       Hansel and Gretel, Jane Carruth, Illustrated by Gwen Tourret, Chicago: Rand McNally and Company.

1982       Hansel and Gretel, Oxford University Press, ISBN: 0195202627.

1983       Hansel and Gretel, Illustrated by Monique Felix, The Creative Company, Publisher, ISBN: 0871919354.

1984       Hansel and Gretel, Rika Lesser (Adapted by), Illustrated by Paul Zelinsky, Penguin Young Readers Group, ISBN: 0698114078

1985       Hansel and Gretel, Jacob Eulalia Valeri-Illustrator, Tell Me a Story Series, Silver Burdett Press, ISBN: 0382090721.

1985       Hansel and Gretel, Sandy Ann Nightingale-Illustrator, Knee-High Books, Random House, Inc., ISBN: 0394870220.

1986       Hansel and Gretel, Kay Brown, G.A. Embleton-Illustrator, Derrydale Fairytale Library, Value Publishing, ISBN: 0517288036.

1987       Hansel and Gretel, Arnold Lobel, Dell Publishing, ISBN: 0385283873.

1988       Hansel and Gretel, Augusti Carl Asensio-Illustrator, The Children’s World, Inc., ISBN: 0895654806.

1988       Hansel and Gretel, Anthony Browne, Knopf Publishing Group, ISBN: 0394898591.

1988       Hansel and Gretel, Ruth Belov Gross, Wilslow P. Pels-Illustrator, Scholastic, Inc., ISBN: 0590417932.

1990       Hansel and Gretel, James Marshall, Penguin Group (USA) Inc., ISBN: 0803708370.

1990       Hansel and Gretel, Tony Ross, Trafalgar Square, ISBN: 0862642108.

1991       Hansel and Gretel, Rita Balducci, Kathy Wilburn-Illustrator, Random House Children’s Books, ISBN: 030711516X

1991       Hansel and Gretel, Fiona Black, Andrews McMeel Publishing, ISBN: 0836249127.

1993       Hansel y Gretel, Spanish Language, Everest de Ediciones y Distribucion, S.L.; ISBN: 8424133390.

book1993       Hansel and Gretel, Susan Jeffers-Illustrator, Penguin Young Readers Group, ISBN: 0140546367.

book1994       Hansel and Gretel, James Marshall, Puffin Pied Piper Series, Penguin Young Readers Group, ISBN: 0140508368.

book1994       Behind the Curtain, Christian Thee, Robert Levine, Workman Publishing Co, Inc., ISBN: 1563055252. Die cut pages create a 3 dimensional scene of the opera Hansel and Gretel.

Hansel and Gretel: The Witch’s Story, Sheila Black, Arlene Klemushin-Illustrator, Upside Down Tales Series, Carol Publishing Group, ISBN: 0806515201.

1996       Hansel and Gretel, Ian Wallace, Groundwood Books: Folk and Fairytales SE, ISBN: 0888992122.

1996       Hansel and Gretel in One Act, I.E. Clark, I.E. Clark Publications, ISBN: 0886804329.

book1996       Hansel and Gretel and Grim and More: With Big Flannel Board Patterns, Franco Pagnucci, Susan Pagnucci, Bur Oak Press, Inc., ISBN: 092932613X.

book1997       Hansel and Gretel, Jane Ray, Candlewick Press, ISBN: 0763603589.

book1997       Hansel and Gretel, Jonathan Langley, Jim Deesing, Renee Jablow, Nursery Pop-up Books, Barron’s Educational Series, Inc., ISBN: 0764150057.

book1998       Hansel and Gretel, My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales, Illustrated Stories for Children Series, Jennie Harbour, Random House Value Publishing, ISBN: 0517203022.

book1999       We Both Read-Hansel and Gretel, Sindy McKay, Treasure Bay, Inc. Publishing, ISBN: 1891327135.

book 1999       Hansel and Gretel, Origami Fairy Tale Series, Illustrated by Mitsuo Shinozaki, Heian International Publishing, Inc., ISBN: 0893469130

book2000       Hansel and Gretel, Dom DeLuise, Christopher Santoro-Illustrator, Sagebrush Education Resources, ISBN: 0613312864. Hilariously irreverent retelling of the classic story.

book2000       Hansel and Gretel, Stuart Paterson, Nick Hern Books, ISBN: 1854594834

book2000       ‘T Pousette Et ‘T Poulette: A Cajun Hansel and Gretel, Sheila Hebert Collins, Illustrated by Patrick Soper, Pelican Publishing Company, Inc. ISBN: 1565547640.

book2000       Hansel and Gretel, Tormont Publications, ISBN: 275410782X.

book2000       Hansel and Gretel (Teddy Tales Series), Ian Beck, Transworld Publishers Ltd., ISBN: 0552546356

book2001       Hansel and Gretel, Beni Montresor, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, ISBN: 0689841442.

2001       Hansel and Gretel, Dorothee Duntze-Illustrator, North-South Books, ISBN: 0735814228.

book2002       Hansel and Gretel, My Big Book of Fairytales, Peter Stevenson, Barnes & Noble Books, ISBN: 076073500X

book2002       Hansel y Gretel, Angelina Gatell, Illustrated by Margarita Ruiz, Spanish-language Edition, Casals Editorial: ISBN: 847864377X

book2003       The True Story of Hansel and Gretel, by Louise Murphy, Penguin Group, ISBN: 0142003077

2003       Junko Mizuno’s Hansel and Gretel, Junko Mizuno, VIZ Media LLC, ISBN: 1569318967.

book2003       Hansel and Gretel, Classic Fairy Tales, Scott Gustafson, Greenwich Workshop Press, ISBN: 0867130898

book2003       Hansel y Gretel, Otto S. Svend, Planeta Publishing Corp, Spanish-language Edition, ISBN: 9706902252

book2004       Hansel and Gretel: A Retelling of the Grimms’ Fairy Tale, Read-It! Readers Series, Eric Blair, Coughlan Publishing, ISBN: 1404803165.

book2004       Hansel and Gretel, Treasury for Five Year Olds, Daniel Howarth, Backpack Books, ISBN: 0760758115

book2004       The Truth about Hansel and Gretel, Read-It! Readers Series, Karina Law, Elke Counsel-Illustrator, Coughlan Publishing, ISBN: 1404805591.

book2005       Hansel and Gretel/Hansel Y Gretel, Bilingual, Elisabet Abeya, Chronicle Books LLC, ISBN: 0811847934.

book2005       Hansel and Gretel, Margaret Evans Price, Laughing Elephant Publishing, ISBN: 159583012X

book2006       Hansel and Gretel (LiftFlap), Illustrated by Andrea Petrlik, Illustrated; Child’s Play-International Flip up Fairy Tales Series, ISBN: 0760784256

book2006       Hansel and Diesel, by David Gordon, Laura Geringer Book, ISBN: 0060581239. The classic story of Hansel and Gretel with a twist.

book2006       Hansel and Gretel, Adapted by Will Moses, Penguin Young Readers Group, ISBN: 0399242341. Classic Grimm Brothers story with wonderful  illustrations by the grandson of Grandma Moses.

2006       Cookie House: Hansel and Gretel Retold, Margaret Hillert, Kinuko Craft – Illustrator, Norwood House Press, ISBN: 1599530511.

book2007       Hansel and Gretel, Grimm’s Fairy Tales, Dover Thrift Editions Series, Margaret Hunt, Dover Publications, ISBN: 0486456560.


Hansel and Gretel, A Child Guidance Action Book, Illustrated by Tom O’Sullivan, Bronx: Child Guidance Products, Inc.

Hansel and Gretel, Los angeles: Price/Stern/Sloan Publishers, Inc., A PSS Mini Pop-up Book.

Hansel and Gretel, Illustrated by F. Massa, New York: Modern Promotions. This pop-up book has a  pop-up gingerbread person fence.

Hansel und Gretel, Illustrated by Ali Mitgutsch.