MEAN OLD UNCLE JACK CL

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Uncle Jack loves to tease the kids with scary mean faces and growly mean noises, but one day his nieces and nephews turn the tables on him.

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James Cross Giblin is the author of more than 20 critically acclaimed books for young people. His most recent book for Clarion, The Life and Death of Adolf Hitler, received the Robert F. Sibert Award for Informational Books. Mr. Giblin lives in New York City.

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Kindergarten-Grade 2--Mean Old Uncle Jack isn't really mean at all. He's that one adult to be found in most family groups who never quite sheds his fondness for childish pranks and roughhousing, tousling his nieces' and nephews' hair, buttering their noses at the table, tickling them into hysteria, or squirting them with the garden hose. In the background, the more mature adults look on indulgently, remarking that "Jack is the biggest kid of the bunch." It all makes for a cheerful read, with softly colored, somewhat hazy illustrations that capture the comfortable pleasures of an old-fashioned family picnic. --Joan McGrath, Education Centre Library, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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