The gingerbread boy

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HarperCollins Publishers,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
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"A spirited version of the story of the gingerbread boy." --New York Times

"A smooth and sophisticated version of the famous tale." --The Horn Book

In this modern retelling of a nursery classic, Caldecott-winning illustrator Richard Egielski adds an urban twist to a well-loved tale. This time, the gingerbread boy is on the loose in New York City, and he taunts everyone from construction workers to subway musicians, until his fateful chase through Central Park!

A School Library Journal Best Book and New York Public Library "One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing."

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Grouped Work ID 060fa2b9-d1ac-bfd2-dea6-af539a2a7d3c
Grouping Title gingerbread boy
Grouping Author egielski richard
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-06-11 04:46:51AM
Last Indexed 2019-06-25 04:42:33AM

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display_description A freshly baked gingerbread boy escapes when he is taken out of the oven and eludes his pursuers until he meets a clever fox.
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publishDate 1997
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subject_facet Fairy tales -- Juvenile literature, Folklore
title_display The gingerbread boy
title_full The gingerbread boy / Richard Egielski
title_short The gingerbread boy
topic_facet Fairy tales, Folklore