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Bedtime for Frances

Bedtime for Frances

Series: Frances
by Russell Hoban Illustrated by Garth Williams

In these read-aloud stories, Frances conquers the things that go bump in the night in books that capture the warmth and humor of typical childhood experiences.

Famed for her many adventures, Frances made her debut with this title decades ago. In this first Frances book, the little badger adroitly delays her bedtime with requests for kisses and milk, and concerns over tigers and giants and things going bump in the night. Long a favorite for the gentle humor of its familiar going to bed ritual.

"Here is the coziest, most beguiling bedtime story in many a day." — Kirkus Reviews (pointer).


6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
Scholastic Inc.
Book Type
Read-Aloud Book
Number of Pages
Bedtime Stories, Classics

About the Author and Illustrator

Russell Hoban
Garth Williams Garth Williams

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