"Indulging in up-to-the-minute geriatrics, the sympathetic boy rejuvenates his potential persecutor and gains for his troubles a gold coin and what may be the most charming thank-you note in fairy literature. A gigantic delight."--The New York Times.
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Raymond Briggs is one of the most successful picture book creators of our time. His books include classics such as Father Christmas, The Snowman and Fungus the Bogeyman. Several of his books have been televised and When the Wind Blows has also been staged as theater. Raymond Briggs lives in Sussex. Raymond Briggs has twice won the Kate Greenaway Medal for Illustration. His book titled Ug was the winner of the Smarties Silver Award.Review:
Praise for Jim and the Beanstalk
“In what could be called a sure read to success, Raymond Briggs projects a proven favorite into the new generation . . . It is a gigantic delight.”—The New York Times
“A look at what might have happened if there had been a second trip up the beanstalk . . . Magical.”—Publishers Weekly
“A sprightly sequel . . . Silly and engaging with humorous illustrations.”—The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
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Book Description Putnam Juvenile, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX069820641X