!!> Read ➸ The Gingerbread Pirates ➻ Author Kristin Kladstrup – Writerscompany.co.uk


The Gingerbread Pirates I have to admit, I had never thought of Santa Claus as a cannibal, but now that I see the world through the eyes of a gingerbread man, I can see his point quite clearly.This year as little Jim is making Christmas cookies with his mother he has a brilliant idea, since pirates are his favorite thing, why not make gingerbread men that look like pirates.That evening, as Jim is going to sleep, he wishes that Captain Cookie had a pirate ship.They must have been magical words since suddenly Captain Coo I have to admit, I had never thought of Santa Claus as a cannibal, but now that I see the world through the eyes of a gingerbread man, I can see his point quite clearly.This year as little Jim is making Christmas cookies with his mother he has a brilliant idea, since pirates are his favorite thing, why not make gingerbread men that look like pirates.That evening Christmas Book Pirate Book Is it possible to have confusion of where a story fits with those two categories It is here This one is hysterical An original pirates story as told through characters that are gingerbread men all connected to Christmas The premise, title, and illus While looking for a Christmas book other than a Nickelodeon esque retelling of The Night Before Christmas at BN last night, I found this and knew my littles would love it, and they did Luckily I enjoyed it too 3.75 stars A cute book with a fun twist Great illustrations, interesting storya l of Christmas Magic Another nicely illustrations book by Matt Tavares This is a wonderful book that the students in my class cannot get enough of We read it multiple times this year and the story kept popping up in journals all week and in conversations Every part of this book is a great adventure for children. I read this book with my three year old a couple of nights ago He absolutely loved it and now it is a favorite It is in the rotation of books we read every night now It has Santa Clause and pirates It doesn t get better than that 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 MorningIt S Christmas Eve, And Jim And His Mother Are Making Pirate Gingerbread Men To Leave For Santa Jim S 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 He S 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 really funny Captain Pirate cookie saves his crew of pirate cookies from the cannibal Santa Claus Funny, cute and clever The girlies and Todd all thought this one was fun.


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About the Author: Kristin Kladstrup

Kristin Kladstrup is the author of the middle grade novel THE BOOK OF STORY BEGINNINGS and the picture book THE GINGERBREAD PIRATES She lives near Boston, Massachusetts.