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The Gingerbread Pirates

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ISBN13: 9780763662332
ISBN10: 076366233x
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What if a brave Captain Cookie stood up to Santa? A fresh, funny story that sparkles with all the excitement of a pirate adventure — and all the magic of Christmas morning.

Its Christmas Eve, and Jim and his mother are making pirate gingerbread men to leave for Santa. Jims favorite is Captain Cookie, who carries a gingerbread cutlass and has a toothpick peg leg. The captain is much too good to be eaten, so Jim keeps him close by his bed. But late that night, when Jim is fast asleep, Captain Cookie steptaps away on a daring adventure to find his pirate crew — and rescue them from that mysterious character hes heard about: a cannibal named Santa Claus. At once contemporary and timeless, suspenseful and joyous, this masterfully illustrated tale is destined to be a new holiday classic.

About the Author

Kristin Kladstrup is the author of the middle-grade novel THE BOOK OF STORY BEGINNINGS. She lives near Boston, Massachusetts.

Matt Tavares is the illustrator of LADY LIBERTY by Doreen Rappaport; JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, retold by E. Nesbit; and TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS. He lives in Ogunquit, Maine.

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Jenny B, November 28, 2012 (view all comments by Jenny B)
My 5 year old son loves this book. He has spent hours pouring over the pictures.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780763662332
Author:
Kladstrup, Kristin
Publisher:
Candlewick Press (MA)
Author:
Tavares, Matt
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Children s Holiday-Christmas
Subject:
Children s humor
Edition Description:
Picture book
Publication Date:
20120931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4-COLOR
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8.77 x 7.64 x 0.34 in 0.565 lb
Age Level:
from 4 up to 9

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