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Gingerbread Bear, The

Gingerbread Bear, The

by Robert Dennis Illustrated by Tammie Lyon

Run, run, try if you dare! Can anyone catch the Gingerbread Bear?

A sweet mom bakes a very special cookie just for her daughter. But the Gingerbread Bear escapes, and runs all over Woodlands National Park! The Gingerbread Bear is quick and manages to escape everyone who tries to catch him. But when a clever park ranger, a few campers, and some wildlife friends all come together, perhaps this tricky treat can be tamed after all.

Children are sure to love this scrumptious spin on a childhood classic, featuring charming, fun illustrations by Tammie Lyon.

Ages
3, 4, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - K
Grade Level Equivalent
2.1
Lexile Measure
520L
DRA
18
Guided Reading
K
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Book Type
Cumulative Tale
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Classics, Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Fables

About the Author and Illustrator

Robert Dennis Robert Dennis is the author of "The Gingerbread Bear."
Tammie Lyon Tammie Lyon first discovered her love of drawing at the kitchen table with her father. After pursuing a career as a professional ballet dancer, Tammie attended Columbus College of Art and Design, where she earned her BFA. After working in greeting-card illustration, Tammie turned to freelance illustrating in the children's market. She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, with her husband, Lee, and spends her days in her studio with her dog, Gus.

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