The Gingerbread Man Loose at Christmas

The Gingerbread Man Loose at Christmas

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"The Gingerbread Man and his classmates spread holiday cheer by delivering gifts and thank you's to the people of their town"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York, NY : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2015]
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9780399168666
Branch Call Number: E MUR
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) :,colour illustrations +,1 colour poster
Additional Contributors: Lowery, Mike 1980-


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Mariangela_S Dec 12, 2016

Cute story about the joy in sharing.

vpl_childrens Aug 02, 2016

In this heartwarming story, the gingerbread man and a group of school children spread joy and cheer by delivering gifts to community helpers.

SPL_Childrens Jun 23, 2016

A review of this book can be found in the "Summary" section. The review was published in the Stratford Gazette in December 2015.


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SPL_Childrens Jun 23, 2016

Laura Murray’s retelling of the traditional tale of the runaway gingerbread man would be the perfect choice of a Christmas read-aloud to share with a child.
The class is making Christmas cards and gifts to show their appreciation for various people in the neighbourhood. The Gingerbread Man wants to deliver his hand-made Christmas gift to the community helper he appreciates the most: the baker who helped the class make him.
However, the weather isn’t co-operating. The slushy snow and the wind are dangerous for cookies, and by the time the determined Gingerbread Man finally finds the bakery, his feet are starting to become a doughy mess.
Fortunately, the baker is able to make some quick repairs to the Gingerbread Man’s feet, and all is well.
Paired with lively illustrations, this is a heartwarming tale of showing appreciation to others. (This is Laura Murray’s third story about the spunky, determined Gingerbread Man.)
** Recommended for ages 4 to 6 years.

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