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The Adventures Of Grandfather Frog
     

The Adventures Of Grandfather Frog

by Thornton W. Burgess, Harrison Cady (Illustrator)
 

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Determined to see the Great World beyond the familiar vistas of the Smiling Pool, Grandfather Frog leaps forth only to tumble haplessly into the pitfalls of greed, boastfulness and carelessness. This time-honored classic mixes exciting adventure and good-natured humor with gentle homily to spin a wholesome tale of animal characters that children have found

Overview

Determined to see the Great World beyond the familiar vistas of the Smiling Pool, Grandfather Frog leaps forth only to tumble haplessly into the pitfalls of greed, boastfulness and carelessness. This time-honored classic mixes exciting adventure and good-natured humor with gentle homily to spin a wholesome tale of animal characters that children have found irresistible for generations. 6 illustrations adapted from originals by Harrison Cady.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781604599633
Publisher:
Wilder Publications
Publication date:
03/02/2010
Pages:
76
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.18(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Thornton Waldo Burgess (1874 - 1965) was a conservationist and author of children's stories. Burgess loved the beauty of nature and its living creatures so much that he wrote about them for 50 years in books and his newspaper column, Bedtime Stories. By the time he retired, he had written more than 170 books and 15,000 stories for the daily newspaper column. --Wikipedia

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