Fabulous Frogs

by Martin Jenkins and Tim Hopgood

“This frog is huge (for a frog).” Indeed, the goliath frog found... read more

“This frog is huge (for a frog).” Indeed, the goliath frog found in western African that is pictured on the opening pages of this dynamic informational picture book barely fits on the two-page spread. A turn of the page reveals a scattering of diminutive, fingernail-sized frogs found in Papua New Guinea. Author Martin Jenkins and illustrator Tim Hopgood share their appreciation and enthusiasm for frogs of many types (and sizes and colors and other varied traits) in this gathering of fascinating frog facts. The clean, simple page design, conversational narrative, and arresting mixed-media illustrations work together

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 2017

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