Red Stevens has died, and the older members of his family receive their millions with greedy anticipation. But a different fate awaits young Jason, whom Stevens, his great-uncle, believes may be the last vestige of hope in the family. Jason does not become an instant millionaire. What Stevens does give Jason leads to The Ultimate Gift. Young and old will take this timeless tale to heart.
"A Delightful Story Well Told!"
Tom Bosley brings to life the story of Jack, a boy who climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk where he uses his quick wits to outsmart a giant and make his and his mother's fortune. The Jack & The Beanstalk Collection also includes "The Golden Crab", "The Elves and the Shoemaker", "The Magic Kettle", "Po-Wan and Kaun-yan", "To Your Good Health", "Don't Cut the Lawn", "A Long-Bow Story", "The Three Little Pigs", "Snow White and Rose Red", and "The Collage Cat".
Tom Bosley continues to mesmerize children of all ages in performing the classic tale of The Nightingale. We travel to ancient China and participate in the search for the only creature who could make the miserable emperor happy. The Nightingale Collection also includes such classics as "Windbird and the Sun", "The Tinderbox", "The Steadfast Tin Soldier", "How Six Traveled the Wide World", and "The Seven Simons".
Legendary writer Trevanian brings readers his most personal novel yet: a funny, deeply felt, often touching autobiographical novel destined to become a classic American coming-of-age story.