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Two Frogs by Christopher Wormell


Two Frogs by Christopher Wormell

Two frogs are sitting on a lily pad and one of them has a stick. The stick, he says, is to beat off the dog. But there is no dog ...yet. So begin the trials of this hapless pair whose adventures build to a brilliant conclusion. A unique book with all the qualities of a timeless fable.

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A great fable * Junior * The text is witty and the timing perfect. The frog illustrations are funny and flawless -- Niamh Sharkey * Irish Times * A shaggy dog story involving runaway imaginations is cunningly created by Chris Wormell * The School Librarian *

About the Author

Chris Wormell is a self-taught artist, and the winner of the Ragazza Prize at Bologna in 1991. Two Frogs won the Nestle Bronze Award, Molly and the Night Monster was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and One Smart Fish won the Booktrust Early Years Awards Best Picture Book. His books include George and the Dragon and The Big Ugly Monster and the Little Stone Rabbit which was recently adapted into a stage play. Chris lives in North London with his wife and children.

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Publication date

6th November 2003


Christopher Wormell

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Red Fox an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK


32 pages


Picture books
General fiction (Children's / Teenage)



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