A Bargain for Frances (Paperback)

Author: Hoban, Russell

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Frances and Thelma are friends--most of the time

Thelma always seems to get Frances into trouble. When she tricks Frances into buying her tea set, it''s the last straw. Can Frances show her that it''s better to lose a bargain than lose a friend?

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Publisher Harpercollins Childrens Books
Mfg Part# 9780061336119
SKU 206196135
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0061336114
Release Date 6/1/2008
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Dimensions (in Inches) 13H x 7L x 0.2T
Author Info
Lillian Hoban
Best known for her picture books about Frances the badger and her easy-reader books about Arthur the chimp, Lillian Hoban led an interesting life before she settled down to write and illustrate children's books. A graduate of the Philadelphia Museum School of Art, Hoban studied dance with Martha Graham and worked as a professional dancer. Many of the books she created, including the Frances series, were written with her then-husband, Russell Hoban.
Encouraged to draw and paint as a child, Russell Hoban eventually went on to write and illustrate children's books, many with his first wife, Lillian. However, he also enjoyed writing, and has written several novels for adults. "Riddley Walker" is the most acclaimed of these novels, winning the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Nebula Award, and the John W. Campbell Memorial Award, as well as the Australian Science Fiction Achievement Award.
From the Publisher
Editors Note After going to her friend Thelma's house for a tea party, Frances is tricked by Thelma into buying an old plastic tea set, but Frances soon comes up with an ingenious way to teach Thelma a much-needed lesson.
Editors Note 1 Thelma usually outsmarts Frances until Frances decides to teach her a lesson about friendship.
Product Attributes
Book Format Paperback
Minimum Age 04
Number of Pages 0062
Publisher HarperFestival

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