The Gingerbread Man

Hardcover | April 1, 1998

byJim AylesworthIllustratorBarbara McClintock

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A new rendition of a beloved classic. "Concisely written text and a jazzy refrain....You may have other versions on your shelves - make lots of room for copies of this one." - The Bulletin of the Center for Children''s Books, starred review.

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The life of a gingerbread man can be hazardous at times -- especially when one tries to match wits with a sly fox. The Gingerbread Man is retold by Jim Aylesworth in a handsome volume with magnificent illustrations by Barbara McClintock. This classic tale remains a favourite of children around the world.

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A new rendition of a beloved classic. "Concisely written text and a jazzy refrain....You may have other versions on your shelves - make lots of room for copies of this one." - The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, starred review.

All Jim Aylesworth's stories for young children are filled with rhythm and read-out-loud sound. No surprise. Jim taught first grade for 25 years, and read aloud to his students countless times. He knows what they like to hear - piercing hog calls, nonsensical rhymes, or the shriek of a train cutting through the night. "Writing children's books is my way of being the teacher beyond the walls of my classroom for childr...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 11.26 × 8.8 × 0.35 inPublished:April 1, 1998Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INC

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0590972197

ISBN - 13:9780590972192

Appropriate for ages: 4

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