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THE GINGERBREAD MAN

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A traditional cumulative tale, which Aylesworth (My Sister's Rusty Bike, 1996, etc.) endows with a lively pace, is illustrated in a decidedly old-fashioned style, giving the book the look and feel of a reproduction of an old edition. Working with precise pen-and-ink, McClintock portrays the cozy home of an elderly couple, dressed in Victoriana and in possession of a great wood-burning stove. Her ... Read full review

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Review: The Gingerbread Man

User Review  - Kelly Tisdale - Goodreads

This story was new to me though the ending was drastically different. I didn't like that the gingerbread man was eaten at the end of the novel, but I think it gave the book a different take on this ... Read full review

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User Review  - Traci Bold - Goodreads

'The Gingerbread Man' story has long been a favorite of mine since I was little. Jim Aylesworth retells it delightfully, giving Barbara McClintock plenty of room for her outstanding illustrations. This picture book does not disappoint. Published by Scholastic Press. Read full review

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User Review  - Sue Poduska - Goodreads

Classic story and old fashioned illustrations. Read full review

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User Review  - Tori Leake - Goodreads

The Gingerbread Man has and always will be a classic and one of my favorites. I think that it is filled with so much fun, I love the illustrations in this book as well. I think that this is one of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Joseph Ulrich - Goodreads

I really liked this book because it was short and got right to the point and I remembered the story from when I was little. Read full review

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User Review  - Meaghan Grady - Goodreads

The Gingerbread Man By: Jim Aylesworth 1998 Meaghan G., Spring 2015 **Traditional Literature #1** This is by far my favorite book! I have always loved this book. This story tells the tale of an old ... Read full review

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User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

All too often, kids will say "run run as fast as you can. You can't catch me I am the gingerbread man." I am convinced that some of these students are not even sure where the common saying came from ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kayla - Goodreads

I have never read the story of the gingerbread man until today, but I am very glad I did. I enjoyed reading this book. I thought it had a lot of funny moments. I never realized the fox tricked the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Hope - Goodreads

The fox out-foxed the gingerbread man.... because the Gingerbread Man was too busy gloating about how fast he could run and how much smarter he was. Read full review

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