Frog Trouble

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Frog Trouble

. . . and Eleven Other Pretty Serious Songs

By Sandra Boynton

Workman Publishing, Hardcover, 9780761171768, 68pp.

Publication Date: September 3, 2013


Hang on to yer hat, Cowboy.Yeeeee-hah Boynton goes Country With three Gold Record albums and a Grammy nomination to her credit, Boynton now brings you FROG TROUBLE, a terrific CD and illustrated songbook of her new and wildly original Country songs. And they re sung by a truly amazing roster of Country Music's biggest and brightest stars: Here's Brad Paisley with "Copycat," Dwight Yoakam singing" I ve Got a Dog," Alison Krauss on "End of a Summer Storm," Ben Folds rocking "Broken Piano," Darius Rucker with "Beautiful Baby." The lonesome-cowboy title track is performed by the low-voiced moody rocker Mark Lanegan (yes, of Queens of the Stone Age.) Add Josh Turner, Fountains of Wayne, Ryan Adams, Linda Eder, and quickly rising Country star Kacey Musgraves all accompanied by Nashville's finest instrumentalists, and WHOA. You ve got yourself some mighty fine music, with a whole lot of gumption and heart.

A COUNTRY MUSIC ALBUM FOR KIDS AND EVERYONE Boynton-illustrated songbook with full-length music CD 12 new songs with a whole lot of gumption and heart Cowboy, Country, Rockabilly, Honkytonk, Bluegrass, Blues Retro sound with a TRULY AMAZING All-Star Artist roster Lyrics by Sandra Boynton Music written and produced by Sandra Boynton and Michael Ford Recorded in Nashville with renowned session musicians Boynton & Ford have written and produced three Gold Records Boynton has a Grammy Nomination for "Philadelphia Chickens," which was also a #1 New York Times Bestseller.

About the Author
Sandra Boynton is a popular American cartoonist, writer, and songwriter. Since 1974, Boynton has written and illustrated over fifty children s books and seven general audience books, including five "New York Times" bestsellers. More than 60 million of her books have been sold mostly to friends and family, she says. She has also written and produced five albums of award-winning children s music. Three of her albums have been certified Gold, and "Philadelphia Chickens", nominated for a Grammy, has gone Platinum.