The Giant and the Beanstalk

The Giant and the Beanstalk

Book - 2004
Average Rating:
Rate this:
In this version of the traditional tale, a young giant chases Jack down the beanstalk to rescue his beloved hen and meets other Jacks from various nursery rhymes along the way.
Publisher: [New York] : HarperCollins Publishers, c2004.
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780060000103
Characteristics: [32] pages :,color illustrations ;,29 cm.


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment
Jun 29, 2007

What if the giant wasn''t the scary dude we always thought he was? And what if he really loved his hen that lays the golden eggs and then some human comes and steals her away? In this version of the well known story, not only is the giant softhearted and kind, but he meets every nursery rhyme Jack along the way. And other Jacks and Giants learn a valuable lesson - being kind is more important than anything else, except for a valuable laying hen!

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability
white_hog_4 Jul 04, 2012

white_hog_4 thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and under


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at my library

To Top