Joseph Jacobs (1854-1916) was an Australian folklorist who collected and published English fairy-tales and legends. His intention was to popularize English folklore legacy throughout the world. Jacobs was an active member of the Society of Hebrew Literature and wrote works that were dedicated to persecution of Jews. This fairy-tale tells us about a famous character of English folklore - Johnny-Cake. It’s being baked in a common family and the son of the family is supposed to watch the process. But the kid doesn’t manage to fulfill the task and Johnny-cake escapes… Read this classical fairy-tale and trace the path of the beloved hero!