Frog and Friends (Frog and Friends #1)
Welcome to Frog and his world. He enjoys nothing better than spending time floating in his pond or visiting with his friends. He appreciates the simpler things in life and would prefer that things stay just the way they are--nice and peaceful.
This collection of three stories by Eve Bunting tells of the adventures of a frog and his friends, all of whom live near one another in a woodland community.
The first story, chapter one of the book, is entitled "Frog Goes Up, Up, Up." There is a THING floating in the pond, but neither Frog nor any of his friends can name what it is. Though the reader quickly catches onto the fact that it's a balloon with the help of humorous cues in the illustrations, the animals never figure it out. Instead, th ...more
Frog and his forest friends will bring a smile to your face as they explore their world, stumble across strange discoveries and figure out how to solve problems. With three short, independent chapters, Bunting and Masse have created a group of friends that feel at once familiar and fresh.
Each story has just the right amount of twist o ...more
Recommended age 5-7
Reading Level 1st -2nd grade
"Sometimes you have to run away to see what the world is like,' Frog said. 'But sometimes you are happy to go home."
For beginning readers.
Anne Evelyn Bunting, better known as Eve Bunting, is an author with more than 250 books. Her books are diverse in age groups, from picture books to chapter books, and topic, ranging from Thanksgiving to riots in Los Angeles. Eve Bunting has won several awards for her works.
Bunting went to school in Ireland and grew up with storytelling. In Ireland, “The ...more