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Best Friends for Frances - by Russell Hoban (Paperback)

About this item


Number of Pages: 32

Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Sub-Genre: Humorous Stories

Format: Paperback

Publisher: HarperFestival

Age Range: 4-8 Years

Author: Russell Hoban

Language: English

Street Date: January 5, 2016
TCIN: 50157517
UPC: 9780062392442
Item Number (DPCI): 248-03-0809
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported


About the Book

For the first time ever, this classic story is available in the I Can Read format. With gently abridged text and beautiful full-color art, this edition will introduce a new generation of beginning readers to Hoban's lovable, irrepressible badger.

Book Synopsis

Starring Frances, America's favorite badger, the complete text and art for this beloved picture book is now available in the always-appealing 8x8 format!

Frances doesn't think her little sister can be her friend, but when Frances finds herself left out because of a no-girls rule, she decides to show those boys what girls can do. In the process, she discovers that sisters can indeed be friends . . . maybe even best friends! This endearing story of Frances discovering friendship is a classic that will continue to be loved by children, siblings, and parents everywhere.

From the Back Cover

Frances Doesn't think her little sister, Gloria, can be her friend. But when Frances's friend Albert decides to have a "no-girls" baseball game, Frances decides to show him a thing or two about friendship--and a thing or two about what girls can do. Along the way, Frances discovers that little sisters can be friends . . . maybe even best friends!

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