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Jun 17, 2004
| ISBN 9780142401408
| 5-8 years
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Jun 17, 2004 | ISBN 9780142401408 | 5-8 years
It’s Louis’s birthday and Uncle McAllister has brought him a very special gift&150a tadpole all the way from Scotland! Louis can hardly wait for Alphonse to grow into a frog. But it soon becomes clear that Alphonse is not turning into any ordinary frog. First Alphonse outgrows his jar, then the sink, and then the bathtub! This new edition of The Mysterious Tadpole boasts reimagined story twists and entirely new illustrations. The lovable giant of a tadpole has grown into something even more wonderful!
Steven Kellogg is a beloved author and illustrator who has published more than 100 picture books, including the classics The Mysterious Tadpole, Can I Keep Him?, The Island of the Skog, and Is Your Mama a Llama?, and Pinkerton, Behave!, which was… More about Steven Kellogg
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Bank Street College Best Children’s Book of the Year
IRA–CBC Children’s Choice
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