Jack: The True Story of Jack & The Beanstalk
A top selected or recommended title by the Kansas State Reading Circle Commission.
Author: Liesl SHURTLIFF
Publisher: Random House
Year Reviewed:: 2016
Review: Jack longs for adventure, so when giants turn up in his neighborhood, he is thrilled! His excitement turns to determination when his father is carried away by the giants. Jack trades the family cow for some magic beans, grows a ladder to get to the land of the giants beyond the clouds, and climbs with his pesky little sister to save his father – and ends up saving the giants too.