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In “The Musicians of Bremen,” a donkey, a dog, a cat and a chicken are all old and weak, so they decide to flee to Bremen before their masters can send them far, far away, forever and ever. Along the way, they come across a house of seven robbers. Can the animals scare them away so they have food and shelter for the night? Tune in to find out how the animals trick the robbers into thinking their music is a monster!

In the German town of Bremen, there is a statue of the donkey, dog, cat and chicken who went in search of a new life. What’s your favorite statue and why? Enter for a chance to win a copy of The Barefoot Book of Animal Tales by commenting below! The contest closes 23 October at midnight EST and 24 October at 5am GMT.

Here are some fun facts about Bremen:

  • People have lived there since 12,000 B.C.E.
  • Bremen has hosted the Freimarkt (“Free market”) in the last two weeks of October every year since 1036, one of Germany’s oldest continuously celebrated festivals.
  • The people of Bremen maintain the Kunsthalle Bremen, an art museum containing 19th and 20th century paintings.
  • Bremen welcomes young musicians from around the world to play in the International Youth Symphony Orchestra of Bremen.

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