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Jake and the Giant Hand

(2014)
(The first book in the Weird Stories Gone Wrong series)
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The first in a series of scary tall tales from award-winning children's novelist Philippa Dowding.

Why is Grandpa acting so weird? And why are there so many giant flies?

Jake spends every summer on his grandpa's farm. But this year, things are a little weird. First, there are huge flies everywhere. Second, Grandpa is acting kind of funny. And third, Jake's friend Kate keeps trying to scare him with creepy stories. Last year's tale about the swamp creature was bad enough, but this year's story about a hand that someone found in a farmer's field is even worse. And it wasn't just any hand either. It was a giant's hand!

It might just be the creepiest story of all. It can't be real. Can it?

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Used availability for Philippa Dowding's Jake and the Giant Hand

Paperback Editions

December 2016 : Paperback
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Title: Jake and the Giant Hand (Large Print 16pt)
Author(s): Philippa Dowding
ISBN: 1-5252-3660-1 / 978-1-5252-3660-0
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


September 2014 : Canada Paperback
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Title: Jake and the Giant Hand
Author(s): Philippa Dowding
ISBN: 1-4597-2421-6 / 978-1-4597-2421-1 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Dundurn
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

September 2014 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Jake and the Giant Hand (Weird Stories Gone Wrong)
Author(s): Philippa Dowding
Publisher: Dundurn
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA