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A Bargain for Frances

A Bargain for Frances

by Russell Hoban Illustrated by Lillian Hoban

One day Thelma tricks Frances into buying her old plastic tea set. Thelma says there are no backsies on the bargain. Can Frances come up with a plan that will change her friend's mind?

Frances has to find a way to stand up for her own interests and keep her pal Thelma s friendship in the bargain

The New York Times Outstanding Children's Books of 1970 

"A sure winner." — School Library Journal

Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.6
Lexile Measure
470L
DRA
18
Guided Reading
K
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Book Type
Read-Aloud Book
Number of Pages
64

About the Author and Illustrator

Russell Hoban Russell Hoban
Lillian Hoban Lillian Hoban

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