Jack and the Beanstalk (English & Arabic)
Jack and the Beanstalk is the story of a young boy living with his widowed mother in a tiny house. Their only means of small income is a cow. When this cow stops giving milk one morning, Jack is sent to the market to sell it. On the way to the market he meets an old man who offers to give him tiny, little magic beans in exchange for the big, healthy cow. Jack takes the beans but when he arrives home without money, his mother becomes furious and throws the beans out the window and sends Jack to bed without supper.
Jack and the Beanstalk is a British fairy tale. The earliest known appearance in print by Benjamin Tabart's in1807.
Urdu translation by Amir Jamal. Beautifully presented with full-page color illustrations.