The irrepressible Frances teaches Albert, the badger next door, about friendship. 'Full of the humor and homely details of family life that make [the Frances stories] beloved by both children and adults.' H.
Children's Books of the Year 1969 (CSA)
Author Biography: Russell Hoban, author of A Bargain For Frances, also wrote five other books about Frances: A Baby Sister for Frances, Best Friends for Frances, A Birthday for Frances, and Bread and Jam for Frances, all illustrated by Lillian Hoban, and Bedtime for Frances, illustrated by Garth Williams. Mr. Hoban lives in London, England.
|Series:||I Can Read Book 2 Series|
|Product dimensions:||6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)|
|Age Range:||5 - 8 Years|
About the Author
Russell Hoban was the author of A Bargain for Frances, A Baby Sister for Frances, Best Friends for Frances, A Birthday for Frances, and Bread and Jam for Frances, all illustrated by Lillian Hoban. He also wrote Bedtime for Frances, illustrated by Garth Williams.
Lillian Hoban was the author and illustrator of many favorite I Can Read books, including Joe and Betsy the Dinosaur, Silly Tilly's Thanksgiving, and a series about Arthur the Chimpanzee. She also illustrated many picture books, including the classic stories about Frances.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
As, a child, this was my favorite story. I had the audio tape and every night I would either listen to it or have my mother read it to me before I go to sleep.
I absolutely love this book, it was my favorite growing up!