Baby Sister for Frances
When Gloria is born, Frances notices how much of her mother's time is taken up with the baby. She decides to run away to the dining room after packing all her possessions and some cookies. Will she stay away, or move back in with the family?
Possibly the most loveable badger in children's literature, Frances is somehow funny and opinionated yet naive as she experiences many of the same "bumps in the road" as many young children. You just can't help grinning as Frances runs "away" after the arrival of a baby sister, makes a trade with a crafty friend, and decides that bread and jam make the best meal of all. 32 pgs, pb unless otherwise noted. Please note that A Bargain for Frances is now only available in an "I Can Read" version which is slightly abridged and smaller-format.
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