Frog and Toad and Friends Box Set
By Various,Jeff Brown,John Grogan,Catherine Hapka,Russell Hoban,Katharine Kenah,Arnold Lobel,Peggy Parish
Featuring Frog and Toad and seven other beloved I Can Read characters together, this collection of favorite easy-to-read I Can Read stories is full of familiar faces and comes with a free poster starring our most popular characters!
This Level Two slipcase is perfect for children who read on their own but still need a little help.
The collection includes the following eight new and classic Level Two I Can Read books:
- Amelia Bedelia and the Surprise Shower
- Best Seat in Second Grade
- Bread and Jam for Frances
- Flat Stanley and the Firehouse
- Frog and Toad All Year
- Marley’s Big Adventure
- Mouse Soup
- Pony Scouts: Pony Crazy
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Jeff Brown created the beloved character of Flat Stanley as a bedtime story for his sons. He has written other outrageous books about the Lambchop family, including Flat Stanley, Stanley and the Magic Lamp, Invisible Stanley, Stanley’s Christmas Adventure, Stanley in Space, and Stanley, Flat Again! You can learn more about Jeff Brown and Flat Stanley at www.flatstanleybooks.com.
John Grogan is an award-winning newspaper columnist and a former editor in chief of Organic Gardening magazine. His first book, Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog, is a number one international bestseller with three million copies in print and rights sold in more than two dozen languages. He lives with his wife, three children and their new dog, Gracie, in the Pennsylvania countryside.
Catherine Hapka is the author of many books for children of all ages. She is too tall to ride ponies, though her mare, Gerri, still looks like one. Catherine takes riding lessons twice a week and lives on a farm with Gerri, three goats, a small flock of chickens, and too many cats.
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.
Katharine Kenah's Family Favorite is her grandmother's grandmother's brownies. The recipe for these delicious, fudgy-rich treats has been passed down for generations. Besides these delightful easy readers about Room 75, Katharine has written The Dream Shop, Eggs Over Easy, and many exciting nonfiction books for children. She lives with her family in Granville, Ohio.
ARNOLD LOBEL is the author of 28 much-loved books for children, including the acclaimed Frog and Toad series. He won the 1981 Caldecott medal for his book Fables, having previously won a Caldecott Honor in 1971 for Frog and Toad are Friends and a Newbery Honor in 1973 for Frog and Toad Together. He illustrated over 70 books throughout his career. He died in 1987.
Peggy Parish was born and grew up in Manning, South Carolina. Before moving to New York City, she taught school in the Panhandle country and in coal-mining areas. Her first job in New York City was with the Girl Scouts, and she now teaches the third grade at the Dalton School in Manhattan. Miss Parish is the author of several other books for children, including the popular Let's Be Indians.
On Sale: 12/23/2014
Trimsize: 9.000 x 6.000 in
JUVENILE FICTION / Readers / Beginner
JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / General
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Friendship