Little Frog and the Scary Autumn Thing

Jane Yolen (Author) Ellen Shi (Illustrator)
Available

Description

It's Little Frog's first autumn, and she doesn't like it one bit. It is not the green world she loves so much, but something scarier and ominous, filled with red and gold and yellow. And noise! WHIRRRRR. CHIRRRR. BAROOOOOOM. But encouraged by her Mama, who reminds her that "Most things that are scary are just new," Little Frog bravely sets out into this world. When her courage waivers, she starts to run and soon is lost, miserably lost. She finds her way to Papa Frog and he shows her what Mama Frog means.

This charmer of a story is by multi-award winning author Jane Yolen, author of Owl Moon and the How Do Dinosaurs books. The wonderful autumn palette and adorable pictures are by newcomer Ellen Shi, who is not afraid of trying something new herself.

Product Details

Price
$8.95
Publisher
Persnickety Press
Publish Date
March 27, 2019
Pages
48
Dimensions
10.8 X 0.2 X 8.7 inches | 0.4 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781943978410

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author

Jane Yolen has authored more than 365 books including the Caldecott-winning Owl Moon, and the New York Times bestselling series How Do Dinosaurs. Jane's books have been translated into over 20 languages and are popular around the world.

Ellen Shi grew up in the great state of New Jersey and recently graduate from the Rhode Island School of Design majoring in Illustration. She loves color, simple shapes, and texture. Ellen is also an avid fan of nature, film, and books. When not drawing or painting, you will probably find her with her nose in a book.

Reviews

"Yolen doesn't rush Little Frog's emotional turnaround. Shi's inviting mixed-media landscapes make it clear that the amphibian is never in danger."-- PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

"A low-key way of introducing the idea of change, in nature or otherwise." -- KIRKUS REVIEWS