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Four Friends at Christmas

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Mister Frog has slept through Christmas every year, and every year he has listened to his three friends talk about how wonderful it is.

"Oh, Froggy, you would love it! Turkey, plum pudding, candy canes, lots of good things to eat," says Mistress Pig.

"Candles, angels, and Christmas trees," says Missy Cat.

"Yule logs, Christmas carols, and Santa Claus," adds Master Dog.

And this year, Mister Frog is determined not to miss it — but oh, if he could just take one small nap....

Join world-renowned children's author and illustrator Tomie dePaola as he celebrates the joyful mystery that is Christmas with Mister Frog, Missy Cat, Master Dog, and Mistress Pig. Infused with comradely warmth and colorfully irresistible pictures, Four Friends at Christmas, is a Christmas present just waiting to be opened.

Synopsis:

Young readers are invited to join world-renowned children's author and illustrator dePaola as he celebrates the joyful mystery that is Christmas with Mister Frog, Missy Cat, Master Dog, and Mistress Pig. Full color.

Synopsis:

Mister Frog has slept through Christmas every year and is determined to celebrate this one with his three best friends. But when he takes a short nap that turns into a very long sleep, he wakes up late on Christmas Eve, and there's no one to celebrate with! He's all alone until Santa and all of Frog's friends arrive with trees, food, and holiday cheer just in time for the big day! andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; Join Mister Frog, Missy Cat, Master Dog, and Mistress Pig in this new edition of a classic work by world-renowned children's author and illustrator Tomie dePaola. With a wonderful story and dePaola's irresistible art, andlt;iandgt;Four Friends at Christmasandlt;/iandgt; is the perfect Christmas tale!

About the Author

andlt;Bandgt;Tomie dePaolaandlt;/Bandgt; is one of the most popular children's book authors and illustrators of our time. His humor, insight, and gentle art delight all readers. A Newbery Honor award winner, he has written and illustrated a number of books for Simon and Schuster, including Caldecott Honor Book andlt;Iandgt;Strega Nona,andlt;/Iandgt; as well as andlt;Iandgt;Andy: That's My Name, Watch Out for the Chicken Feet in Your Soup,andlt;/Iandgt; and andlt;Iandgt;"Charlie Needs a Cloak."andlt;/Iandgt; A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and now lives in New London, New Hampshire.andlt;Bandgt;Tomie dePaolaandlt;/Bandgt; is one of the most popular children's book authors and illustrators of our time. His humor, insight, and gentle art delight all readers. A Newbery Honor award winner, he has written and illustrated a number of books for Simon and Schuster, including Caldecott Honor Book andlt;Iandgt;Strega Nona,andlt;/Iandgt; as well as andlt;Iandgt;Andy: That's My Name, Watch Out for the Chicken Feet in Your Soup,andlt;/Iandgt; and andlt;Iandgt;"Charlie Needs a Cloak."andlt;/Iandgt; A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and now lives in New London, New Hampshire.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781416991755
Author:
Depaola, Tomie
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Illustrator:
dePaola, Tomie
Author:
dePaola, Tomie
Subject:
Holidays & Celebrations - Christmas & Advent
Subject:
Social Issues - Friendship
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Holidays & Festivals - Christmas
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Christmas stories
Subject:
Children s Holiday-Christmas
Edition Description:
Repackage
Publication Date:
20091031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 1
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10 x 8 in
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-08

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Product details 32 pages Aladdin Paperbacks - English 9781416991755 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Young readers are invited to join world-renowned children's author and illustrator dePaola as he celebrates the joyful mystery that is Christmas with Mister Frog, Missy Cat, Master Dog, and Mistress Pig. Full color.
"Synopsis" by , Mister Frog has slept through Christmas every year and is determined to celebrate this one with his three best friends. But when he takes a short nap that turns into a very long sleep, he wakes up late on Christmas Eve, and there's no one to celebrate with! He's all alone until Santa and all of Frog's friends arrive with trees, food, and holiday cheer just in time for the big day! andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; Join Mister Frog, Missy Cat, Master Dog, and Mistress Pig in this new edition of a classic work by world-renowned children's author and illustrator Tomie dePaola. With a wonderful story and dePaola's irresistible art, andlt;iandgt;Four Friends at Christmasandlt;/iandgt; is the perfect Christmas tale!
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