Bad Frogs (Hardcover)

By Thacher Hurd, Thacher Hurd (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), 9780763632533, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2009



They're wild They're irrepressible And they're very, very bad These gleefully naughty frogs are certain to tickle the inner imp in reader and listener alike.

Calling all frog fans Follow Thacher Hurd's crew of 170 funny, funky BAD frogs as they slurp, burp, skateboard, parachute, and PLAY their way through the bright, action-packed pages of this rollicking book. A hoot to read aloud, this spirited romp will have kids reciting its froggy words and poring over the details in its froggy artwork from morning till midnight. Celebrate life BAD FROGS FOREVER.

About the Author

Thacher Hurd is the son of the late Edith Thacher Hurd and Clement Hurd, who together created many beloved children's books. He has written and illustrated more than twenty-fi ve books, including MAMA DON'T ALLOW, which won a BOSTON GLOBE-HORN BOOK Award, and ZOOM CITY, which was named a NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year. He lives in Berkeley, California.