Giant John

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John is a friendly giant who lives among musical fairies. But the time comes when he must venture out into the world to get a job. Soon, he befriends a king and queen who ask him to stay and work for their family. Through his adventures, Giant John learns what it means to care about people and for them to care about him.

This heart-warming tale of friendship is as fresh today as it was when originally published in 1964. The child-friendly illustrations, complete with the detailed, crosshatching lines, reveal Arnold Lobel's great talent as an artist and, most of all, as a storyteller.

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9780805082951
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.2, 0.5 Points
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Grouping Title giant john
Grouping Author lobel arnold
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-21 00:02:36AM
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subject_facet Fairy tales, Giants -- Fiction, Giants -- Juvenile fiction
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