A Joana e o Pé de Feijão - Jill and the Beanstalk - Bilingual Portuguese edition by Manju Gregory and illustrated by David Anstey. Ages 5-9 - Told in rhyme, this is an exciting new version of an old favorite where Jill takes on the evil giant to save her family. Throughout the story she meets characters from various nursery rhymes such as Little Bo Peep, the Queen of Hearts... Children will enjoy the rhymes at the back of the book and will love the special text that makes Jill a very self assured young girl. "Jack couldn't help feeling envious of Jill, he wished he'd climbed a beanstalk instead of a hill...."
Paperback, 32 pages.