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Markle, Sandra
Hip-pocket papa / Sandra Markle ; illustrated by Alan Marks
Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, c2010
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Juvenile/1st Flr  jQS.Mark5H4 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Assa darlingtoni -- Juvenile literature
Frogs -- Australia -- Juvenile literature
Tadpoles -- Juvenile literature
Picture books for children
Physical Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Reading Grade Level Kindergarten-Grade 4 (SLJ)
Note A Junior Library Guild selection
Awards Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, 2011
Summary When the eggs of the hip-pocket frog hatch, the father sits "while the tadpoles wiggle up his hind legs and into the hidden pockets on his hips." But that is only the beginning of a fascinating adventure--the father must evade predators while searching for the perfect place for his froglets to emerge
Note Includes bibliographical references
Alternate Author Marks, Alan, 1957- ill

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