Jack and the Beanstalk: Little Hare Books


Jack and the Beanstalk is one of the most popular English folktales, and dates back hundreds of years. This modern retelling, with hilarious illustrations by award-winning, international favourite Andrew Joyner, gives this traditional story a new lease of life and guaranteed pride of place on every child’s bookshelf.

Jack is lazy. Instead of walking the cow to market, he sits on a log. And instead of selling the cow for a good price, he swaps her for a handful of beans. Luckily for Jack, these are no ordinary beans ...

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ISBN:

9781742975245

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

32

Dimensions:

20cm x 17cm

RRP:

$12.99

Category:

Junior Fiction

Series:

Once Upon a Timeless Tale

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Egmont

Published:

01 April 2014

ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR

Andrew Joyner

Andrew Joyner is an Australian illustrator and cartoonist. In 2009 his first picture book was published, The Terrible Plop, written by Ursula Dubosarsky. The book has been shortlisted for many awards (including the CBCA Book of the Year 2010 and the PM’s Literary Awards 2010), and has been made into an acclaimed play - Plop! - by South Australia’s Windmill Theatre. In 2011, Andrew released his own series of books, All