The Froggies Do NOT Want to Sleep
by Adam Gustavson
* Ages: 3-7 years
* Grade Level: PS-2
* Length: 40 pages
* Publisher: Charlesbridge
* Pub. Date: June 8, 2021
* Language: English
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This is a wonderful, imaginative, and hilarious bedtime story that I know kids will love. Hop on board as an army ( yes that's what they are called ) of little froggies who are supposed to be drifting off to sleep are NOT co-operating! They want to escape from under the covers and go on adventures where they practice their accordions, play dress-up, go for long drives in the country, joust like knights, fire themselves out of cannons and fly off into the universe on their spaceships, just to name a few. Sounds like a very busy night ahead doesn't it? Their imaginative antics will both delight and entertain kids.
The illustrations are truly amazing... full of detail, expression and creativity. I love them. The story is engaging and is a perfect read aloud to read again and again. This book belongs not only in homes but in classrooms and school libraries also. I highly recommend it and give high praise to Gustavson on his debut book and encourage him to keep on creating.
Storywraps Rating - 5 HUGS!
Meet the Author/Illustrator
Adam Gustavson received his bachelor''s degree in illustration from Rowan University and his master''s from the School of Visual Arts in New York. He has illustrated several picture books, including the award-winning Good Luck, Mrs. K!; Long-Armed Ludy and the First Women''s Olympics; Flip: How the Frisbee Took Flight; and Dirty Rats. The Froggies Do Not Want to Sleep is his author-illustrator debut.
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