Cats sit on mats, hares sit on chairs, mules sit on stools and gofers sit on sofas, but Frog does not want to sit on a log! Jam-packed with animals and silliness, this original rhyming story will have young children in fits of laughter.
Can't get enough? Look out for Oi Dog!, available now, and Oi Cat!, coming out autumn 2017. From the award-winning Kes Gray and the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, Jim Field, comes an hilarious rhyming tale about a frog who discovers that all animals have their special places to sit!
'An absolute treat.' - Daily Mail
'Hilarious illustrations and rhymes which are easy to recite and join in. Everyone will love it.' - The Guardian
Kes was voted by The Independent as one of their top ten children's authors and he is the author of the award-winning Eat Your Peas and winner of the Red House Children's Book Award. Jim's first picture book Cats Ahoy! won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize.
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
Number of pages: 32
Weight: 182 g
Dimensions: 245 x 244 x 6 mm
I adore this fantastic picture book... Jim Field's strong and amusing illustrations bring this hilarious rhyming story to life... no doubt going to be the favourite choice for bedtime... for both children and adults! * Bath Chronicle *
Kes Gray and Jim Field make an excellent pairing in this picture book perfectly aimed at young children... a series of increasingly funny scenes, making this a picture book that is fun to share. * * * * * Books for Keeps *
Hilarious illustrations and rhymes... everyone will love it. * Libby Allman (Children's Book Specialist) *
I absolutely loved Kes Gray's hilarious rhyming tale... terrific. * Red Reading Hub *
Delightfully wicked, will have the whole family laughing! * Norwich Evening News *
Readers will enjoy the clever play on words as well as the bold and comical illustrations. * Carousel *
gets our vote for funniest book of 2014. A brilliant, brightly coloured gift that is guaranteed to have you in stitches. * Mumsnet *
Perfect for 3-5 year-olds... an hilarious re-readable future favourite. * Waterstones (Leilah Shelton) *
A very funny book with a lovely twist to the tale. Really entertaining... perfect for bedtime. * Books for Keeps *
Readers will enjoy the clever play on words as well as the bold and comical illustrations * Carousel *
Storytime will never be the same. Impossible to resist * Kirkus *
Great fun * independent.ie *
Delightfully mad * telegraph.co.uk *
[A] hugely enjoyable piece of rhyming fun..."This is simply an absolute delight to read aloud with your child and became a firm bedtime favourite with my 6 year old daughter Coco" commented radio 2's Jo Whiley * Teach Primary *
A fun and welcome addition to the world of rhyming animal books * School Library Journal *
Expect lots of laughter * Booklist *
Children will adore joining in with the strong rhyming patterns as well as loving the ridiculous scenarios * Teaching English (Primary Matters) *
This is a book that's been made to be read out loud....Taking the cat sat on a mat as a starting point, we find out what different animals sit on. But what does frog sit on? It's simply brilliant. * The Independent *
It's simply brilliant * The Independent *
In this wonderfully silly sequel, Frog is changing the rules ... Guaranteed to become the bedtime read of choice for adult readers as well as the children listening * TheSchoolrun.com *
In picture books, the Oi! Frog series (Hodder) by Kes Gray and Jim Field began to challenge Julia Donaldson (and her various illustrators) in popularity * The Guardian *
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thefamily love this book; the rhymes are fun and memorable and the illustrations are great and amusing.
“A funny and rhyming story”
This is my favourite picture book at the moment ! A very funny story perfect for beginners to Phonics . The cat tells the frog to sit on a log but the frog thinks that would be very uncomfortable . He might get a... More
“Look at this book!”
This book is like a rhyming treat
Accomplishing that special feat
Of mixing up who wrote, who drew,
Producing something fresh and new
That overall is very funny
(And very worthy of your money).
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