The Great Frog Race

And Other Poems

By Kristine O'Connell George; Kate Kiesler (Illustrator)
(Sandpiper, Paperback, 9780618604784, 48pp.)

Publication Date: October 2005

Other Editions of This Title: Library Binding

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A fresh collection of twenty-eight poems about a girl living in the country.

About the Author

Born in New Hampshire and raised in Vermont, Kate Kiesler began painting at an early age. She graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design and now paints and illustrates full-time. Kate paints with oils, and her rich style has been highly praised. Kate Kiesler has illustrated numerous picture books, including THE GREAT FROG RACE AND OTHER POEMS. She lives in Frisco, Colorado.

Praise For The Great Frog Race

"The soft, full-and-double-page scenes are evocative and inviting, featuring a comfortably homely cast of boys and girls. For personal enjoyment, reading aloud, and encouraging children in the writing of poetry -- this offering has lots of uses." School Library Journal, Starred

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