City Dog, Country Frog

Book review by Tracy Moore, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 3+

Touching tale of dog-frog friendship depicts cycle of life.

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 2+

Based on 1 review

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age 7+

Parents should know that this book might be upsetting to young children

The illustrations are beautiful, and the story is really engaging. However, I shed some tears after I read it and I am 60 years old. It's quite a tribute to the writer and the illustrator that the reader cares so much for the dog and the frog and for their friendship. I would be careful about reading it to very young children. Parents should at least read it first and proceed from there.

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For kids who love picture books and friendship stories

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