Author(s): Arnold Lobel; Julia Donaldson (Foreword by)
A beautiful hardback gift to treasure. This collection brings together all of Arnold Lobel's engaging, warm and funny stories about Frog and Toad, and features a special foreword by Julia Donaldson. A collectable classic treasury that every child should read and own. Julia Donaldson says "I hugely admire and envy Arnold Lobel; he is my hero". Once upon a time there were two good friends, a frog and a toad... From writing letters to going swimming, telling stories to finding lost buttons, Frog and Toad are always there for each other - just as best friends should be. The Frog and Toad stories from Arnold Lobel have been loved by generations. This beautiful treasury brings together all twenty stories from Frog and Toad Are Friends, Frog and Toad All Year, Frog and Toad Together and Days With Frog and Toad.
"I hugely admire and envy Arnold Lobel; he is my hero" - Julia Donaldson
ARNOLD LOBEL is the author of 28 much-loved books for children, including the acclaimed Frog and Toad series. He won the 1981 Caldecott medal for his book FABLES, having previously won a Caldecott Honor in 1971 for FROG AND TOAD ARE FRIENDS and a Newbery Honor in 1973 for FROG AND TOAD TOGETHER. He illustrated over 70 books throughout his career. He died in 1987.