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Tales Around the World: The Gingerbread Boy

The Ninjabread Man [1] There are lots of stories you can probably rattle off without even thinking much – The Three Little Pigs, The Three Bears, [2]Cinderella, etc. Some of these stories are so commonly told that kids all over the world know them. When the stories are told in different places though, they take on interesting differences that reflect the land and culture where the story is being told.

This page is a list of several versions of the traditional story, The Gingerbread Boy. The stories are either set in a different region or country, are told from a new point of view or have some kind of fun twist to make the story unique. You can watch a retelling of The Gingerbread Boy right now in this video from World Book Day [3].


FREE Video Read Aloud:

The Gingerbread Man [4] from World Book Day [5] on Vimeo [6].

 


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Gingerbread Baby [10]The Gingerbread Man [11]The Gingerbread Man Little Golden Book [12]The Gingerbread Pirate [13]

Print Books:

The Ball of Clay That Rolled Away [14]The Matzah Man a Passover Story [15]Can't Catch Me [16]Catch That Cookie [17]Ginger Bear [18]The Gingerbread Man Superhero [19]The Runaway Rice Cake [20]The Buttermilk Biscuit Boy [21]The Cajun Cornbread Boy [22]The Gingerbread Boy [23]The Gingerbread Boy [24]The Gingerbread Cowboy [25]The Gingerbread Girl Goes Animal Crackers [26]The Gingerbread Girl [27]The Gingerbread Kid Goes to School [28]The Gingerbread Man [29]The Gingerbread Man Loose at School [30]The Library Gingerbread Man [31]The Matzo Ball Boy [32]The Runaway Beignet [33]The Runaway Piggie [34]The Runaway Pumpkin Pie Man [35]The Runaway Tortilla [36]Senorita Gordita [37]Tough Cookie [38]Keep Running Gingerbread Man [39]The Latke Who Couldn't Stop Screaming [40]Stop That Pickle [41]The Runaway Latkes [42]Marsupial Sue Presents The Runaway Pancake [43]Gingerbread Friends [44]The Runaway Tortilla [45]A Cookie for Santa [46]The Runaway Dinner [47]
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