Starring Frances, America's favorite badger, this beloved picture book is now available in the always-appealing 8x8 format!
Frances is a fussy eater. In fact, the only thing she likes is bread and jam. So she's delighted when Mother and Father grant her wish and give her bread and jam at every meal. This endearing story of how Frances faces unlimited bread and jam is a classic that will continue to be gobbled up by children, picky eaters, and parents everywhere.
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.
“The Hobans have done it again: a sly text attacking a real juvenile problem and attractive illustrations. Highly recommended.”
— Kirkus Reviews
“Makes its point for fussy eaters … gently, amusingly, and most effectively.”
— ALA Booklist
“Frances discovers, in her own winsome way, that variety really is the spice of mealtimes.”
— Publishers Weekly