Frog returns for a birthday surprise in this handsome, large paperback format.
Born in The Hague in 1923, Max Velthuijs is now considered to have been one of Holland's most important creators of children's books, alongside Dick Bruna. Max won many awards, including the highly prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 2004. He died in 2005, aged 81.
"The perfect birthday gift for any young child." * The Bookseller
"Frog is an inspired creation - a masterpiece of graphic simplicity." * Guardian *
"A funny story about this amiable - and rather forgetful - frog" * Junior *
"Max Velthuijs brings a sensitive, gently humorous approach to fundamental issues in this charming tale." * Publishing News *
"One of a series of books that I love for their beautiful, gentle illustrations." -- Lucy Cousins