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My First Book of Southern African Frogs

by Spencer (9)

“I really enjoyed this book, it was the best frog book I’ve ever read. The books CD is also amazing.”

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“Start your love for frogs early!

My favorite is the giant bull frog. The northern pygmy toad looks like it has chicken pocks.

Read this book to discover what the biggest frog in Southern Africa is, and find out how big it is. I definitely recommend reading this book.”






My First Book of Southern African Frogs

Frogs are appealing and colourful creatures. Children may be familiar with stages of the frog’s curious life cycle, and see their eggs or tadpoles in local streams; and everyone has heard their calls. My first book of Southern African Frogs introduces 55 different types of frog and includes a CD of their calls. A short introduction outlines key features and includes an illustration detailing their life cycle.

For each species featured, the book provides:

This simple and charming introduction to frogs will keep children happily absorbed for hours. The text in four languages expands the readership and promotes multilingualism.

Authors: Jeanne Tarrant and illustrated by Sally MacLarty.

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