A Birthday for Frances

By Russell Hoban; Lillian Hoban (Illustrator)
(HarperCollins, Hardcover, 9780060837952, 48pp.)

Publication Date: September 2012

Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover, Paperback, Paperback

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Description

Gloria's birthday is tomorrow, and everyone is looking forward to the celebration—except Frances. Frances can't help but think that it always seems to be someone else's birthday. To make matters worse, Gloria's birthday present costs Frances a whole two allowances! Is there anything that can turn this disastrous day around?

Full of warmth and humor, this new edition of Russell and Lillian Hoban's beloved classic is perfect for beginning readers.




About the Author

Russell Hoban was the author of A Bargain for Frances, A Baby Sister for Frances, Best Friends for Frances, A Birthday for Frances, and Bread and Jam for Frances, all illustrated by Lillian Hoban. He also wrote Bedtime for Frances, illustrated by Garth Williams.

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