Wicked Jack by Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 2 Critic Reviews



A mean old blacksmith's actions leave him unwelcomed by both Saint Peter and the Devil when he dies.

About Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge

See more books from this Author
Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge received a master's degree in education and library science from the University of Chicago. She has written picture books and nonfiction for children. She lives in Richmond, Indiana. WILL HILLENBRAND has written and illustrated many award-winning picture books, including The House That Drac Built by Judy Sierra and his own Down by the Station. He lives in Terrace Park, Ohio.
Published March 1, 1997 by Holiday House. 28 pages
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Wicked Jack

Kirkus Reviews

See more reviews from this publication

One day he is accidently nice to St. Peter and is given three of the ``sorriest'' wishes St. Peter has ever granted: that the first person to sit in his rocking chair sticks to it, that the first person to grab his sledgehammer sticks to it, and that the first one to pass a firebush gets drawn in...

| Read Full Review of Wicked Jack

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

Saint Peter says these are ``three of the sorriest wishes I ever did hear of,'' but they enable Jack to one-up the Devil when he pays Jack a call.

| Read Full Review of Wicked Jack

Rate this book!

Add Review