Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Why the Frog Has Big Eyes” as Want to Read:
Why the Frog Has Big Eyes
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Why the Frog Has Big Eyes

by
3.03  ·  Rating Details ·  34 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Once upon a time all frogs had beady little eyes . . . until one frog boasted that he could stare longer than anyone. Joung Un Kim's bold colors and stylized artwork are as spirited and amusing as the hilarious competition between Frog and his friends.
Paperback, 20 pages
Published August 1st 2000 by HMH Books for Young Readers
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Why the Frog Has Big Eyes, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Why the Frog Has Big Eyes

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Dixie Goode
Jun 03, 2016 Dixie Goode rated it really liked it
Daisy has a favorite author, and can recognize his style, and find his signature on his books, but a book she has from the library isn't an Eric Carle book and she has argued with me for days. Just now her Dad was reading an Eric Carle book to her, so I told him about our impasse. She jumped down, went straight to the library basket, pulled the book up onto the couch beside Emerson and insisted, "tell her, Tell her Eric Carle Daddy!"

In spite of this not being an Eric Carle book, it is a favorite
...more
Jackie
This fable, Why the Frog Has Big Eyes explains why frogs have such distinctive peepers. A fun and easy book for beginning readers.

Used for "April is National Frog Month" storytime: April, 2012.
Cybele
Cybele rated it really liked it
Nov 15, 2014
Nathan and Colin
Nathan and Colin rated it it was ok
Apr 14, 2014
Jill
Jill rated it it was amazing
Jun 09, 2014
Kelli
Kelli rated it liked it
Jul 20, 2015
Nikki Fox
Nikki Fox rated it it was ok
Nov 11, 2013
Deborah Harris
Jan 27, 2012 Deborah Harris rated it liked it
this is a nice book. The pictures are colorful and beautiful. It is along the lines of a folk tale.
Erica
Erica rated it liked it
Jan 19, 2015
Ethan
Ethan rated it liked it
Jul 05, 2013
Connie
Connie rated it liked it
Nov 17, 2015
Laurie
Laurie rated it it was ok
Feb 19, 2013
Brendan Howard
Brendan Howard rated it really liked it
Aug 03, 2015
Jodee
Jodee rated it liked it
Apr 22, 2016
Mo Phan
Mo Phan rated it liked it
Jan 10, 2015
Lola Nicola
Lola Nicola rated it liked it
Nov 11, 2013
Emily
Emily rated it liked it
Mar 24, 2014
Annie
Annie rated it really liked it
Oct 25, 2014
Mark
Mark rated it it was ok
May 28, 2013
elle and esme gosling
elle and esme gosling rated it it was ok
Apr 09, 2014
Gray
Gray rated it really liked it
Nov 14, 2014
Dean
Dean rated it it was amazing
May 04, 2013
Maggie Fry
Maggie Fry rated it it was ok
Jul 01, 2013
Ellen
Ellen rated it it was ok
Aug 15, 2016
Erika Bayot
Erika Bayot rated it liked it
Jan 05, 2015
Patrick
Patrick rated it liked it
Aug 25, 2012
Bryce
Bryce rated it did not like it
Aug 03, 2012
Valerie
Valerie rated it liked it
Jun 14, 2014
Kera
Kera rated it liked it
Feb 05, 2012
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
4234
Betsy Franco has published more than eighty books, including three previous anthologies. She lives in Palo Alto, California.
More about Betsy Franco...

Share This Book