The gingerbread book by Steven Stellingwerf

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Published by Letts in London .

Written in English

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Includes index.

Book details

StatementSteven Stellingwerf.
The Physical Object
Pagination128p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15373146M
ISBN 101852381264
OCLC/WorldCa59920352

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Gingerbread is the opposite of this — while there are echoes of the Hansel and Gretel story in the book, Oyeyemi takes it in several unexpected directions.

Her imagination, it turns out, is as. As the book follows the Lees through encounters with jealousy, ambition, family grudges, work, wealth, and real estate, gingerbread seems to be the one thing that reliably holds a constant value. Endlessly surprising and satisfying, written with Helen Oyeyemi's inimitable style and imagination, it /5(95).

Gingerbread. Ill pass, because this book was no sweet treat but a heavy, half-baked cake, failing to satisfy me. I hate writing this review, because I loved and enjoyed Oyeyemis other books. White is for Witching, and Boy, Snow, Bird all charmed me with their peculiar stories about magic, reality, and 3/5.

Gingerbread is jarring, funny, surprising, unsettling, disorienting and rewardingThis is a wildly imagined, head-spinning, deeply intelligent novel that requires some effort and attention from its reader. And that is just one of its many pleasures."- New York Times Book Review/5(95).

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As the book follows the Lees through encounters with jealousy, ambition, family grudges, work, wealth, and real estate, gingerbread seems to be the one thing that reliably holds a constant value. Endlessly surprising and satisfying, written with Helen Oyeyemi's inimitable style and imagination, it is a true feast for the reader.

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anticipates a project that suits your talents. We look forward to seeing your work. Gingerbread is a Rubik’s Cube of a book, with all the frustration and delight that that toy entails. You have to stay in a very strange headspace, but like Oyeyemi’s other novels, it’s a. Print out the following pages to make The Gingerbread Man, a printable book in rebus form for early readers.

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Perdita Lee may appear to be your average British schoolgirl; Harriet Lee may seem just a working mother trying to penetrate the. Rachel Cohn is the bestselling author of You Know Where to Find Me, Gingerbread, Shrimp, Cupcake, Pop Princess, and, with David Levithan, Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist, Naomi and Ely’s No Kiss List, and Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares as well as the tween novels The Steps and Two Steps in Washington, DC, she graduated from Barnard College in New York and has lived on both Book Edition: Reissue.

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Gingerbread twists and modernises fairy tales magical and also very contemporary -- Stylist Book Club pick of the week Like Harriet's ever-changeable recipe, Oyeyemi's novel is both "the kind your teeth snap into shards, and the kind your teeth sink into" -- Catherine Taylor * New Statesman *4/5(16).

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