Very good. Very clean pages. Binding tight. Cover clean with small inch long dent on back near top. There is a dent across the front due to the form of the book. 32 p. Audience: Children/juvenile. Half-page flaps This rare classic picture book follows Jacko on his voyage to a special place through delightful pictures using flaps as an interactive tool.
"Jacko" is an excellent book for children aged from 2-6. There are no words in the book, just pictures of Jacko, a naughty monkey and his/her master. When I "read" this book to my children, I asked them to supply the words - in other words, I tried to develop their vocabulary. This is an effective methods with young children who can feel frustrated because they cannot read. Not all books need words to tell a story. I bought this copy for my grandchild.
Oct 16, 2008
wonderful picture book
I remembered this picture book from my childhood and sought it out on alibris. The unique format reveals surprises in the story, and will appeal to all ages. It is a sweet and exciting story of the adventures of a monkey escaping from a city and finding his way to his family. A treasure!
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