Look out, Jack! The giant is back!

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Holiday House, 2001 - Fiction - 32 pages
6 Reviews
Could you stay out all night in the dark even if... "there were spiders dangling over your head and ... snakes slithering around your feet and ... "A BIG, HAIRY, KID-EATING MONSTER on the prowl? Would you just tell them to go away? Oh yeah? In this rollicking tale about the creatures that might lurk in the night, two boys with very big imaginations prove they are so brave, so cool, they could face even ... Wait, did you hear a noise in the bushes?

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Review: Look Out Jack! the Giant Is Back!

User Review  - Kim Barth - Goodreads

This book is a very funny sequel to the story of Jack and the Beanstalk. Jack and his mother have come to America, but the giant's angry brother follows them and demands that Jack return the hen, the ... Read full review

Review: Look Out Jack! the Giant Is Back!

User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

It is a decent sequel to a story that doesn't yet have sequels I know of, but the flavor/locale of the story is so strong that it doesn't really match up as a traditional sequel. I would almost rather ... Read full review


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Tom Birdseye is the author of many popular books for children, including "Soap! Soap! Don't Forget the Soap!: An Appalachian Tale," illustrated by Stephen Gammell. He lives in Corvallis, Oregon, with his family.

Will Hillenbrand has illustrated numerous books for children, including "The Last Snake in Ireland" by Sheila MacGill-Callahan and "Wicked Jack" by Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge. He lives in Ohio with his family.

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