The Gingerbread Boy

The Gingerbread Boy

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The classic story that every child should know in a new version by one of the UK's top artists. Ian Beck's work is known throughout the world - he has even won a prize in Japan. This attractive picture book is vividly illustrated with design and hypographic style to make this the most classic and attractive edition currently available. It is a story written especially for reading aloud and is a companion volume to Goldilocks and the Three Bears, with more titles to follow.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 24 pages
  • 190 x 250mm | 303g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • colour and b&w illustrations
  • 0192724398
  • 9780192724397

About Ian Beck

Ian Beck was born in Hove on the Sussex coast and attended Saturday painting classes at the nearby Brighton College of Art. His tutors included Raymond Briggs and John Vernon Lord. He has been involved in many aspects of illustration, and, while working in the record industry, painted the cover of Elton John's Goodbye Yellow Brick Road. Ian is probably best know for his bestselling picture books, four of which have been shortlisted for the Best Books for Babies Award. His picture book Lost in the Snow is about to be made into a TV film for Christmas 2001. Ian lives with his wife and three children in Richmond and near Bridport
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