A birthday for Frances by Russell Hoban

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Birthdays -- Fiction,
  • Badgers -- Fiction,
  • Behavior -- Fiction

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Frances is jealous of her sister"s birthday, but birthday spirit moves her to reluctantly give her coveted gift.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Russell Hoban ; pictures by Lillian Hoban.
ContributionsHoban, Lillian, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.H637 Bi 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1420508M
ISBN 100060223383, 0060223391
LC Control Number93030619

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Frances gets an advance on her allowance to buy Gloria a birthday present (4 balls of bubblegum and a chompo chocolate bar), but "by mistake" eats the bubblegum, and is decidedly mixed on whether Gloria deserves the chompo bar/5().

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About The Author Russell Hoban is 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. Frances is excited hecausse her sister Georgia is having a birthday.

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The Frances the Badger book series by Russell Hoban & Lillian Hoban includes books Bread and Jam for Frances, Bedtime for Frances, A Bargain for Frances, and several more.

See the complete Frances the Badger series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

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