Clare Johnson

Clare Johnson, Independent Usborne Organiser

The Gingerbread Man

Usborne English Readers Level 1
The Gingerbread Man

You can't catch me, I'm the gingerbread man!

Everyone wants to catch the gingerbread man. Only the fox wants to help him – or does he?

Includes a word list, 5 pages of activities and free online audio (British English and American English).

500 headwords
800 words

Please note, the Usborne English Readers series cannot be purchased via this website for delivery in Spain and Portugal due to rights restrictions.


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Extra information

Age: 4+

CEFR Level: A1

ISBN: 9781474924627
32 pages
240 x 170mm

Illustrator: Raffaella Ligi

Mairi Mackinnon

Mairi Mackinnon has lived in England, Scotland, France, Italy and Spain, and worked as an English teacher, translator and tour manager before joining Usborne. Over the years, she has edited Usborne books in English, Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Welsh. She has worked extensively on books for beginner readers, such as Usborne Very First Reading, and developed the Usborne English Readers series for young English language learners. She has also worked on the Usborne Foundation’s popular phonics game, Teach your Monster to Read.

Mairi Mackinnon