The New Tales of Jack

Morte de Jack – the Fourth Part of the Jack Saga

Chapter 1 Once upon a time, Jack ruled well and wisely, and made many enemies. All the citizens of his kingdom loved him like their own father, and took a personal interest in all his family affairs. They had rejoiced when his daughter Rose married her wonderful husband Prince Joseph, and they mourned when his snippety, crotetchety, well-meaning mother passed away. She had lived a full, rich life ever since Jack had come down from… Read More »Morte de Jack – the Fourth Part of the Jack Saga

Rose and the Prince

(While this story can stand alone, it is also the third in a series. Read #1, Jack and the Princess here, and #2, Jack and Princess Rose here) Once Upon a Time, the most beautiful princess in all the world was the daughter of King Jack, Princess Rose. And she was not only beautiful but good, for she gave away food and clothing to the dirtiest and most destitute of the poor, distributing it with… Read More »Rose and the Prince

Jack and Princess Rose

BY ELIZABETH RUSSELL Remember how Jack killed the Giant and saved the whole country from starvation? Remember how after that, he married the princess that he loved very much? Well, this is what happened after… Once upon a time, Jack’s kingdom flourished. In fact, it thrived. It was so happy that even the little junebugs sitting on the September flowers and dying from frost were happy. Life was that good. And Queen Miranda, Jack’s beloved… Read More »Jack and Princess Rose