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Jack and the Dragon

posted Sep 19, 2013, 10:04 AM by Lynn Salsi   [ updated Nov 14, 2013, 4:01 PM by David Burkhart ]
Purchase Jack and the Dragon

Retelling stories is part of ancient tradition brought to America by the first settlers. Jack rushes off to confront a Dragon that shows up uninvited. Using magic and critical thinking, Jack has to figure out how to best the beast. The story focuses on Jack's relationship with his bossy brothers. Young readers learn how Jack overcomes the Dragon and bullying.

Note to teachers, parents, and librarians: This book is widely used in classes as a story example about sibling rivalry and bullying. Also, fits core curriculum for folktales, storytelling, myth, and tall tales.

Publisher: Headline Books
ISBN-13: 978-0-9820873-2-9 (9780982087329)
ISBN: 0-9820873-2-2 (0982087322)

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