Jack is moping about the house, waiting for a letter that will tell him whether he won the drawing contest. When he finally hears someone opening the mailbox, he rushes outside so fast that he doesn't even notice what a windy day it is. All he know is that he has not heard from the contest. the only thing in the mailbox is a letter from his aunt in Morocco. Jack strolls through town, brooding about his bad luck and paying no attention to anything around him. But a lot is going on. Jack won't know until later what a strange day it has been.
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This is a picture book that comes from the Netherlands. It is about a boy named Jack who is disappointed when a letter he's expecting doesn't arrive. A mailman has a hard time chasing the letter in the wind and provides Jack with opportunities to help others in his town. This book could be used to teach cause and effect.