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Jack and the Giants

Authors:

Lynn Salsi

Description:

Multi-headed giants block Jack's attempts to earn his fortune. He out-wits the entire giant family in a unique and humorous fashion. This is another tale in the ancient American Jack Tale cycle. Salsi, a known interpreter of American folklore, retells the story with magical twists and turns that are matched by Young's dynamic illustrations. This is yarn-spinning at its best.

Author Lynn Salsi was nominated for a Pulitzer for her work with Ray Hicks and The Appalachian Jack Tales.

Audience:

General

Type:

Hardcover

Retail Price:

$ 16.95

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