Calamity Jack HC (2010) comic books 2010-2012
1st printing. Written by Shannon and Dean Hale. Art by Nathan Hale. Action and thrills define this gangster-filled and hugely entertaining retelling of Jack and the Beanstalk. Jack thinks of himself as a criminal mastermind with an unfortunate amount of bad luck. But, of course, he's not out for himself, he's trying to take the burden off his hardworking mum's shoulders. One day, Jack chooses a target a little more giant than the usual, and as one little bean turns into a great big building-destroying beanstalk, his troubles really begin! Hardcover, 8 1/2-in. x 10-in., 144 pages, full oclor. Cover price $19.99.