Jack Is Curious: Can I Hit Back at a Bully? (Book 3)
Recommended for ages 3 and above
This charming series views the world from the inquisitive eye of a child; each book addresses a question that could baffle many a parent. A perfect series for bedtime reading.
Jack is a loveable, cheeky and curious boy who loves to play with his best friend Zac. One day while at the playground with Zac, three bullies steal their football and call them mean names. During taekwondo practice, Jack asks, "Can I use taekwondo to hit back at the bullies?" His taekwondo teacher says no, but Mama has an interesting idea.
Size: 200mm x 200mm
Published: May 2019 by Epigram Books
'She loves asking why the older children are mean and why do they like to pick on smaller kids...and it inspires her so that if she ever faces any bullies she’ll be like Jack!'
— June Sun, Director Mindchamps Raffles Town Club
'The Bullies book is Zara’s favourite, because of the martial arts.. and standing up to bullies.'
— Madina Khamitova, Mother
About the Author
Linda Locke is a children’s book author. Agnes and Her Amazing Orchid was her first book followed by the Jack Is Curious series. She was previously chief executive and creative director of Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising, and chairman and regional creative director of Leo Burnett Advertising, and has more than 300 creative awards to her name. Linda later started her own consultancy, Godmother Pte Ltd, and held several key positions at Club21, a luxury fashion distributor. She now serves as a board director at Culina Pte Ltd.
About the Illustrator
Chloe Chang is an illustrator and animator based in Singapore. She graduated in 2016, with a bachelor of fine arts in digital animation from Nanyang Technological University. Chloe has worked as an animator for PaperplaneCo and is a full-time illustrator. She has illustrated several children’s books for local and international publishers, and her work has been shown in Singapore and Melbourne.