The Adventures of Happy Jack

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Master storyteller Burgess charms youngsters once again with tales of life in the Green Forest. This time he recounts the adventures of Happy Jack Squirrel, who starts the day cheerily enough but soon finds himself trying every trick he knows to get away from his enemy, Shadow the Weasel. 4 black-and-white illustrations.

In his adventures in the Green Forest, Happy Jack Squirrel learns to share his hickory nuts with Chatterer the Red Squirrel and Striped Chipmunk ...

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Overview


Master storyteller Burgess charms youngsters once again with tales of life in the Green Forest. This time he recounts the adventures of Happy Jack Squirrel, who starts the day cheerily enough but soon finds himself trying every trick he knows to get away from his enemy, Shadow the Weasel. 4 black-and-white illustrations.

In his adventures in the Green Forest, Happy Jack Squirrel learns to share his hickory nuts with Chatterer the Red Squirrel and Striped Chipmunk and hide with Farmer Brown's boy to escape from Shadow the Weasel.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486433219
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 6/28/2004
  • Series: Dover Children's Thrift Classics Series
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 710,481
  • Age range: 8 - 11 Years
  • Product dimensions: 5.20 (w) x 8.10 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

I. Happy Jack Drops a Nut 1
II. The Quarrel 4
III. Striped Chipmunk Is Kept Very Busy 8
IV. Happy Jack and Chatterer Feel Foolish 11
V. Happy Jack Suspects Striped Chipmunk 14
VI. Happy Jack Spies on Striped Chipmunk 17
VII. Striped Chipmunk Has Fun with Happy Jack 20
VIII. Happy Jack Turns Burglar 23
IX. Happy Jack Squirrel's Sad Mistake 26
X. Striped Chipmunk's Happy Thought 29
XI. Striped Chipmunk's Thanksgiving Dinner 32
XII. Happy Jack Does Some Thinking 35
XIII. Happy Jack Gets a Warning 38
XIV. Happy Jack's Run for Life 41
XV. Who Saved Happy Jack Squirrel? 44
XVI. Happy Jack Misses Farmer Brown's Boy 48
XVII. Tommy Tit Brings News 51
XVIII. Happy Jack Decides to Make a Call 55
XIX. Tommy Tit and Happy Jack Pay a Visit 58
XX. What Was the Matter with Farmer Brown's Boy? 61
XXI. Happy Jack Squirrel Grows Very Bold 65
XXII. Happy Jack Dares Tommy Tit 69
XXIII. Sammy Jay Is Quite Upset 72
XXIV. A Dream Comes True 76
XXV. Happy Jack Has a Happy Thought 79
XXVI. Farmer Brown's Boy Wakes with a Start 82
XXVII. Happy Jack Is Afraid to Go Home 85
XXVIII. Happy Jack Finds a New Home 88
XXIX. Farmer Brown's Boy Takes a Prisoner 91
XXX. A Prisoner without Fear 95
XXXI. What Farmer Brown's Boy Did with Shadow 99
XXXII. Happy Jack Is Perfectly Happy 102
XXXIII. Sammy Jay Upsets Happy Jack 105
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