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A Birthday for Frances

Russell Hoban, Lillian Hoban (Illustrator)


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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (9/4/2012)
Hardcover (9/4/2012)
Hardcover (8/28/1968)
Prebound (4/28/1976)
Prebound (10/26/1994)
Prebound (9/4/2012)


s her little sister Gloria's birthday approaches, Frances wavers between being generous'and being jealous. ‘[Frances] is every youngster who chafes at being the un-birthday child.

HarperCollins, 9780064430074, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 26, 1994

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.

Lillian Hoban was the author and illustrator of many favorite I Can Read books, including Joe and Betsy the Dinosaur, Silly Tilly's Thanksgiving, and a series about Arthur the Chimpanzee. She also illustrated many picture books, including the classic stories about Frances.