Brand: Puffin Books

Product Code: 9780140565706

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Brief Description:
As Valentine's Day approaches, Froggy thinks that he is falling in love with the new girl in class, but his feelings change when she gives him their first kiss.


Biographical Note:
Jonathan London has written novels and poems as well as the twenty-three books about Froggy. He lives in Graton, California.

Frank Remkiewicz has illustrated all of the Froggy books, as well as greeting cards, posters, and many other books. He lives on the Gulf Coast of Florida.


Jacket Description/Back:
Does Froggy have a girlfriend? Frogilina is the prettiest frog that Froggy has ever seen. He can't even think straight when she's around. When Frogilina smiles at him through the monkey bars, Froggy falls smack on his head -- bonk! With Valentine's Day just a week away, Froggy's busy at work on an extra-special valentine.


Marc Notes:
As Valentine's Day approaches, Froggy thinks that he is falling in love with the new girl in class, but his feelings change when she gives him their first kiss.;002-006.;BY-01.


Review Quotes:
"Emotionally right on target . . . smoothly written with rhythmic language and the repetition that young children love". -- School Library Journal


Publisher Marketing:
Does Froggy have a girlfriend?

He can't even think straight when she's around. When Frogilina smiles at him through the monkey bars, Froggy falls smack on his head-bonk! So with Valentine's Day just a week away, Froggy gets busy making an extra-special valentine. The fifth book about the irrepressible Froggy, this is sure to keep children giggling with delight.

An IRA-CBC Children's Choice Book

"The narrative is smoothly written with rhythmic language and the repetition that young children love...A great read-aloud for Valentine's Day, or whenever love is in the air." --School Library Journal


Review Citations:
  • School Library Journal 03/01/1998 pg. 182 (EAN 9780670870646, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/1998 pg. 299 (EAN 9780670870646, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/1998 (EAN 9780670870646, Hardcover)