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A Bargain for Frances

A Bargain for Frances (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Abridged edition)

By Hoban, Russell

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Thelma usually outsmarts Frances until Frances decides to teach her a lesson about friendship.

ISBN 9780064440011
Published 1 January 1992 by HarperCollins Publishers
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Abridged edition
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Series I Can Read (part: 2)
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ISBN-13 9780064440011
ISBN-10 006444001X
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperCollins Children's Books
Publication Date 1 January 1992
International Publication Date 18 February 2003
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Abridged edition
Edition Abridged edition
Author(s) By Hoban, Russell
Series I Can Read (part: 2)
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 62
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 91g
Interest Age 4-8 years
Reading Age 4-8 years
Library of Congress Friendship, Children's audiobooks, Badgers, Badgers - Fiction
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code E
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Frances and Thelma are friends -- most of the time Thelma always seems to get Frances into trouble. When she tricks Frances into buying her tea set, it's the last straw. Can Frances show her that it's better to lose a bargain than lose a friend?

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Author's Bio

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.

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