In Memory of Gorfman T. Frog (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Mar 19, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 192 pages
11 Reviews
Meet fifth-grader Josh—an irrepressible motormouth, always in trouble. His ordinary troubles grow wildly out of control when he brings a mutant frog he has found to school, and it seems everyone is on his case—parents, teacher, classmates, even the lunch ladies! When the frog is confi scated by the principal, Josh organizes the school to do what he knows is right. Heartwarming and hilarious, this novel by a major new talent will have kids cheering.

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Review: In Memory of Gorfman T. Frog

User Review  - Jen Bojkov - Goodreads

I wouldn't call this outstanding children's lit, but it was an engaging and easy-to-read book. I think many kids would relate to the main character Josh and his problems with his "motor mouth!" The ... Read full review

Review: In Memory of Gorfman T. Frog

User Review  - Susan Pratt - Goodreads

The story was ok and the problem seemed realistic. I felt it tried too hard to teach a lesson. The adults were mostly jerks and the kids (except the main character) mostly perfect students....I bought 6 copies to read with a reading group but doubt they will ever be used that way. Read full review

Contents

Josh Explodes
3
Thanks Frog
15
The Serious Talk
28
Severe Consequences
39
Gorman Gorfman
50
Free to Go
60
Suspended
68
The BioGrands
80
Silent Lunch
96
Power Failure
109
Xandra Screams
119
Power Up
131
Plan A
138
Plans B C D E
146
Frogly Awesome
159
Heaven
169

Confession Time
88

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About the author (2009)

Gail Donovan lives in Portland, Maine.

Janet Pedersen has illustrated many books. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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