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A Bargain for Frances

Written by Russell Hoban & illustrated by Lillian Hoban
Published by HarperCollins
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Sep 30, 1970
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Frances and Thelma are friends — most of the time

Thelma always seems to get Frances into trouble. When she tricks Frances into buying her tea set, it’s the last straw. Can Frances show her that it’s better to lose a bargain than lose a friend?

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Who Wrote A Bargain for Frances

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Russell Hoban

<p>Russell Hoban was the author of <em>A Bargain for Frances</em>, <em>A Baby Sister for Frances</em>, <em>Best Friends for Frances</em>, <em>A Birthday for Frances</em>, and <em>Bread and Jam for Frances</em>, all illustrated by Lillian Hoban. He also wrote <em>Bedtime for Frances</em>, illustrated by Garth Williams.</p>

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Lillian Hoban

<p>Lillian Hoban was the author and illustrator of many favorite I Can Read books, including <em>Joe and Betsy the Dinosaur</em>, <em>Silly Tilly’s Thanksgiving</em>, and a series about Arthur the Chimpanzee. She also illustrated many picture books, including the classic stories about Frances.</p>

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780060223298
Publication Date:
September 30, 1970
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
91012265
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
23583939
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0060223294
Lexile® Level:
470L
ATOS® Book Level:
2.8
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
6252
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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