Froggy Gets Dressed Board Book

4.05 avg rating
( 9,502 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780670876167: Froggy Gets Dressed Board Book
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Rambunctious Froggy hops out into the snow for a winter frolic but is called back by his mother to put on some necessary articles of clothing.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

One morning Froggy wakes up and discovers snow--glorious snow! Of course he immediately wants to frolic outside, but his sleepy mother reminds him that frogs are supposed to sleep all winter. "Wake up when the snow melts," she calls out from her cozy bed. But Froggy insists. So off he goes after putting on his socks--"zoop," his boots--"zup," his hat--"zat," and his scarf--"zwit." The playful sound effects are perfect for read-aloud merriment and the watercolor illustrations by Frank Remkiewicz (Horrible Harry) are comic-strip silly. As soon as Froggy gets outside his mother calls out to remind him to put on his pants. This, as any child knows, means laboriously pulling off all footwear. "Zwit, zat, zup, zut." Then he forgets his coat and it's more "zut, znap, zum." And then--horror of horrors!--his mother yells out in front of all his animal playmates, "Froggy, your underwear!" (Which of course elicits giggles.) Ultimately, the on- and off-again dressing is too exhausting for Froggy and he winds up right back where he belongs. Good night, Froggy. For more adventures of Jonathan London's Froggy, explore Froggy Goes to School, Froggy Learns to Swim, and Froggy's First Kiss. (Ages 2 to 6) --Gail Hudson

From the Author:

"My ideas for stories come from experience I've had, or from dreams or leap right out of my head - from my ever-active imagination," explains Jonathan London, who burst on the children's book scene in 1992 with the publication of three picture books. Since then he has published more than 20 picture books, including the popular  Froggy series and the young adult novel,  Where's Home?

"There are worlds of possibility within our own imaginations from which we can create stories that can make someone want to cry or laugh, play a saxophone or make a snowman. This act of writing, for me, is a part of my celebration of life, a way to give back a little for all that I have been given. Kind of thanks."

Jonathan London started writing poetry in his late teens. Although he received a Masters Degree in Social Sciences and never formally studied literature or creative writing, he began to consider himself a "writer" about the time he graduated from college. After college he became a dancer in a modern dance company and worked at numerous low-paying jobs as a laborer or counselor.

However, during this twenty-year period, London continued to write. He wrote poems and short stories for adults, earning next to nothing despite being published in many literary magazines. "It wasn't until I had kids of my own that I became a writer for children," he explains. "It all started with telling them stories when they were very young. I wrote down one of these stories, and it became The Owl Who Became the Moon, my first picture book sale (though it was my fourth to appear in print). Now I am finally making a living as a writer. A dream come true!"

Born a "Navy brat" in Brooklyn, New York, Jonathan was raised on Naval stations throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Today he lives with his wife, Maureen, and their two sons, Aaron and Sean, in rural Northern California where they like to backpack in the summer, play in the snow in winter-and dance all year around.

Copyright (c) 2000 by Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers. All rights reserved.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780140544572: Froggy Gets Dressed

Featured Edition

ISBN 10: 0140544577 ISBN 13: 9780140544572
Publisher: Puffin Books, 1994
Softcover

9780670842490: Froggy Gets Dressed

Viking..., 1992
Hardcover

9780142408704: Froggy Gets Dressed (book and CD)(Puffin Storytime)

Puffin..., 2007
Softcover

9780140553789: Froggy Gets Dressed

Puffin, 1995
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

Stock Image

1.

London, Jonathan
Published by Viking Books for Young Readers (1997)
ISBN 10: 067087616X ISBN 13: 9780670876167
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Your Online Bookstore
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)

Book Description Viking Books for Young Readers, 1997. BOARD BOOK. Condition: New. 067087616X . Seller Inventory # Z067087616XZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 7.58
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

2.

London, Jonathan
Published by Viking Books for Young Readers (1997)
ISBN 10: 067087616X ISBN 13: 9780670876167
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Save With Sam
(North Miami, FL, U.S.A.)

Book Description Viking Books for Young Readers, 1997. Board book. Condition: New. Brand New!. Seller Inventory # 067087616X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 7.69
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

3.

Jonathan London
Published by Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom (2011)
ISBN 10: 067087616X ISBN 13: 9780670876167
New Quantity Available: 9
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2011. Board book. Condition: New. Board Book. Language: English. Brand new Book. Getting dressed for a romp in the snow isn't as easy as it sounds. Socks, boots, hat, mittens, scarf, coat, pants, shirt.will Froggy "ever" pull it all together?. Seller Inventory # AAC9780670876167

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 7.86
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

4.

London, Jonathan
Published by Viking Books for Young Readers
ISBN 10: 067087616X ISBN 13: 9780670876167
New Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Lakeside Books
(Benton Harbor, MI, U.S.A.)

Book Description Viking Books for Young Readers. BOARD BOOK. Condition: New. 067087616X BRAND NEW, GIFT QUALITY! NOT OVERSTOCKS OR MARKED UP REMAINDERS! DIRECT FROM THE PUBLISHER!|VCF. Seller Inventory # OTF-S-9780670876167

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 4.01
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

5.

London, Jonathan
Published by Viking Books for Young Readers
ISBN 10: 067087616X ISBN 13: 9780670876167
New Quantity Available: 20
Seller:
booksXpress
(Freehold, NJ, U.S.A.)

Book Description Viking Books for Young Readers. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 9780670876167

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 8.03
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

6.

Remkiewicz, Frank (ilt); London, Jonathan
ISBN 10: 067087616X ISBN 13: 9780670876167
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 419616-n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 5.43
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.64
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Seller Image

7.

London, Jonathan
Published by Viking Books for Young Readers 10/1/1997 (1997)
ISBN 10: 067087616X ISBN 13: 9780670876167
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)

Book Description Viking Books for Young Readers 10/1/1997, 1997. Board Book. Condition: New. Froggy Gets Dressed Board Book. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS-9780670876167

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 8.43
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

8.

Jonathan London
Published by Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom (2011)
ISBN 10: 067087616X ISBN 13: 9780670876167
New Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2011. Board book. Condition: New. Board Book. Language: English. Brand new Book. Getting dressed for a romp in the snow isn't as easy as it sounds. Socks, boots, hat, mittens, scarf, coat, pants, shirt.will Froggy "ever" pull it all together?. Seller Inventory # AAC9780670876167

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 9.30
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

9.

Jonathan London
Published by Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom (2011)
ISBN 10: 067087616X ISBN 13: 9780670876167
New Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2011. Board book. Condition: New. Board Book. Language: English. Brand new Book. Getting dressed for a romp in the snow isn't as easy as it sounds. Socks, boots, hat, mittens, scarf, coat, pants, shirt.will Froggy "ever" pull it all together?. Seller Inventory # BTE9780670876167

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 9.30
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

10.

Jonathan London
ISBN 10: 067087616X ISBN 13: 9780670876167
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)

Book Description Board Books. Condition: New. Board Books. Getting dressed for a romp in the snow isn't as easy as it sounds. Socks, boots, hat, mittens, scarf, coat, pants, shirt.will Froggy ever pull it all together? Rambunctious Froggy hops.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 32 pages. 0.204. Seller Inventory # 9780670876167

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 10.32
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book