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Kick off the Spring season with these wonderful tales of frogs.
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Green Wilma, Frog in Space
by Tedd Arnold Illustrated by Tedd Arnold

Green Wilma is so determined to catch a tasty fly that she doesn't notice a family of galactic visitors to her pond. In a case of mistaken identity, the alien parents beam Wilma on board their spaceship while leaving their child, Blooger, behind. Poor Blooger, stuck on the bewildering planet Earth.

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Jump, Frog, Jump!
by Robert Kalan Illustrated by Byron Barton

This is the turtle...that ate the snake...who swallowed the fish...and so on! Children will want to join in with "jump, frog, jump" after every verse of this rhythmic tale.

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From Tadpole to Frog
by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld

This simple explanation of how a tadpole becomes a frog allows readers to watch a tiny jelly egg become a tadpole with a tail, then hatch and grow four legs and eventually mature into a full-grown frog.

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Diego Saves the Tree Frogs
by Sarah Willson Illustrated by Susan Hall
Some tree frogs need help! Diego is on the way. Go Diego, go!
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Red-Eyed Tree Frog
by Joy Cowley Illustrated by Nic Bishop

Look at nature with a whole new set of eyes! Here is an exciting new way to see the natural world. Join the adventure as one plucky red-eyed tree frog searches for something to eat, and avoids the many dangers of the rain forest.

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All About Frogs
Series: All About
by Jim Arnosky Illustrated by Jim Arnosky
From tadpole to frog, Jim Arnosky shows and tells kids how frogs grow and live. Big bullfrogs and tiny spring peepers, vivid tropical frogs and bronze swamp frogs spring from the pages of the book.
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Five Green and Speckled Frogs
by Priscilla Burris Illustrated by Priscilla Burris
Five green and speckled frogs sat on a speckled log, eating some most delicious bugs. Yum! Yum!
Preschoolers will delight in this fun, repetitious rhyme with adorable frog characters. Watch as one by one, they hop off their speckled log to one very cool ending!
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Frog and Toad Together
by Arnold Lobel

In this Newbery Honor Book, Frog and Toad, beloved stars of the Caldecott Honor Book Frog and Toad Are Friends, return in five new adventures. First, Toad decides to be organized, and makes a list of all the things he needs to do that day.

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A Boy, a Dog, and a Frog
by Mercer Mayer Illustrated by Mercer Mayer
Launched more than 25 years ago, Mayer's classic wordless tales of a boy and his animal friends are now available in these attractive hardcover editions.
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From Tadpole to Frog
Series: Lifecycles
by Gerald Legg Illustrated by Carolyn Scrace
Frogs have many stages of their lives to pass through before they become adults: the eggs form frog-spawn, which then grows into tadpoles and froglets. With colorful illustrations, interesting facts, and a glossary and index, this book examines the life cycle of a frog.

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