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Best Friends for Frances

By Russell Hoban, Illustrated by Lillian Hoban

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    This sweet friendship story starring America’s favorite badger, Frances, is a classic that continues to be loved by children, siblings, and parents everywhere.

    Frances doesn't think her little sister can be her friend, but when Frances finds herself left out because of a "no-girls" rule, she decides to show those boys what girls can do. In the process, she discovers that sisters can indeed be friends . . . maybe even best friends!

    This Level Two I Can Read book is geared toward kids who read on their own but still need a little help.


    Russell Hoban

    Russell Hoban was the author of A Bargain for Frances, A Baby Sister for Frances, Best Friends for Frances, A Birthday for Frances, and Bread and Jam for Frances, all illustrated by Lillian Hoban. He also wrote Bedtime for Frances, illustrated by Garth Williams.

    Illustrated by Lillian Hoban


    Imprint: HarperCollins

    Format: Paperback

    On Sale: 01/27/2009

    ISBN: 9780060838034

    ISBN10: 0060838035

    Pages: 48

    Trimsize: 9.000 x 6.000 in


    JUVENILE FICTION / Readers / Beginner

    JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories

    JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Friendship