Jack And The Wonder Beans

Jack And The Wonder Beans

by James Still, Margot Tomes
     
 

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Still's delightful Appalachian retelling of "ack and the Beanstalk," with illustrations by Margot Tomes, was the New York Times Book Review Judges' Choice for Best Illustrated Children's Book when it first appeared in 1977. This reprint makes available an Appalachian rendition of a beloved children's classic to a new generation of readers.

Overview

Still's delightful Appalachian retelling of "ack and the Beanstalk," with illustrations by Margot Tomes, was the New York Times Book Review Judges' Choice for Best Illustrated Children's Book when it first appeared in 1977. This reprint makes available an Appalachian rendition of a beloved children's classic to a new generation of readers.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
"Fee, fie, chew tobacco,/ I smell the toes of a tadwhacker," snorts the giant in the newly reissued Jack and the Wonder Beans by James Still, with two-color illustrations by Margot Tomes. First published in 1977, this down-home retelling of Jack and the Beanstalk is set in Appalachia. (Univ. Press of Kentucky, $14.95 ISBN 0-8131-1735-6 Mar.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813117355
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
Publication date:
02/28/1996
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
1,017,553
Product dimensions:
7.78(w) x 9.56(h) x 0.39(d)
Age Range:
7 - 9 Years

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