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4 out of 5
Based on 27,327 Ratings and 2,658 Reviews

Book Description
"Tuesday evening, around eight"--a deceptively mundane beginning for what proves to be a thrilling, miraculous, and surreal amphibian journey. Slowly and quietly on this particular Tuesday, a few fat frogs begin hovering over a swamp, riding lily pads like magic carpets. Clearly satisfied and comfortable, the floating frogs are as serene as little green buddhas. Gradually, the flying fleet grows i... More
Book Information
PublisherClarion Books
BindingHardcover (19 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date04/22/1991
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About David Wiesner (Author) : David Wiesner is one of the best-loved and most highly acclaimed picture book creators in the world. His books have been translated into more than a dozen languages and have won numerous awards in the... more
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1/21/2015 Harumo Sato said: My favorite book. Succession of narrative pictures.
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2/13/2010 Bruce Stacy tagged as: I read

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1/12/2010 Tiffany Ann Laufer said: This is my ultimate favorite children's book.
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11/17/2009 jacklyn curb said:
The story is at eight o’clock on a Tuesday, frogs have an adventure flying around a little town. They eventually make their way back where they came from leaving their magic lily pads behind. The police are boggled, and other animals get freaked out. The frogs can apparently fly until sunrise, whi... more

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8/13/2009 Edrian Thomidis tagged as: I recommend, Inspired me

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9/17/2008 Shelley HW tagged as: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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6/20/2008 Laurel Cortani tagged as: I recommend, Inspired me

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2/16/2008 Andi Butler tagged as: I recommend, Inspired me

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4/18/2007 Little Willow tagged as: I Read

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