Brand: Puffin Books

Product Code: 9780142403426

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Brief Description:
Froggy hoped for a brother to play with so he is disappointed with his new baby sister, Pollywogilina, but only until she is old enough to start learning from her big brother.


Biographical Note:
Jonathan London is the creator of twenty-five books about lovable and enduringly popular Froggy. He is also a poet and a novelist. Jonathan and his wife live in Graton, California.

Frank Remkiewicz has illustrated numerous books for children, including the popular Froggy books by Jonathan London (Viking and Puffin). He lives in Sarasota, Florida.


Marc Notes:
Copyright date: 2003.;Froggy hoped for a brother to play with so he is disappointed with his new baby sister, Pollywogilina, but only until she is old enough to start learning from her big brother.;Ages 2 up.


Publisher Marketing:
Froggy's parents are expecting a new baby, and Froggy is hoping for a brother. So when his parents introduce him to Pollywogilina, his new baby sister, Froggy is disappointed. Not only is she a girl, but Polly is too little to do anything! Froggy isn't even allowed to take care of her until her tail falls off. Waiting is hard, but just when he's ready to give up, Polly's legs finally grow and big brother Froggy steps in to show her the ropes.


Review Citations:
  • PW Notes and Reprints 09/08/2003 pg. 78 (EAN 9780670036592, Hardcover)
  • School Library Journal 12/01/2003 pg. 119 (EAN 9780670036592, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2003 pg. 50 (EAN 9780670036592, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2004 pg. 50 (EAN 9780670036592, Hardcover)
  • Publishers Weekly 09/08/2003 (EAN 9780670036592, Hardcover)