Before You Leap: A Frog's-eye View of Life's Greatest Lessons

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Meredith Books, 2006 - Self-Help - 222 pages
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  • Take a leap into life with your favorite frog! Kermit the Frog is back and he's celebrating his 50th anniversary by sharing the inspiring life lessons he's learned as a frog.
  • Told in Kermit's lovable voice with all the wit and wisdom he shared on The Muppet Show, Sesame Street and classic TV specials, the book addresses many of life's milestones including growing up, leaving home, falling in love, and starting a career.
  • It also provides helpful advice on managing your finances, getting along with others, keeping your cool in difficult situations, staying fit, and more.
  • It's perfect for a new graduate, retiree, parent or anyone ready for a fresh outlook on life.
  • Take a leap into life with your favorite frog! Kermit the Frog is back and he's celebrating his 50th anniversary by sharing the inspiring life lessons he's learned as a frog.
  • Told in Kermit's lovable voice with all the wit and wisdom he shared on The Muppet Show, Sesame Street and classic TV specials, the book addresses many of life's milestones including growing up, leaving home, falling in love, and starting a career.
  • It also provides helpful advice on managing your finances, getting along with others, keeping your cool in difficult situations, staying fit, and more.
  • It's perfect for a new graduate, retiree, parent or anyone ready for a fresh outlook on life.
 

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User Review  - olegalCA - LibraryThing

My prof gave it to me to read and it was very enjoyable! I'm a huge Kermit the Frog fan anyhow (did you know he is the only Muppet crossover between Sesame Street and the Muppet Show? Thank you "West ... Read full review

Before you leap: a frog's-eye view of life's greatest lessons

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Kermit follows up last year's It's Not Easy Being Green with this self-help memoir, in which he uses his life experiences-from his humble beginnings in a family of 2,353 through his fifty years in the ... Read full review

Contents

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Chapter 12
139
Chapter 13
163
Chapter 15
177
Chapter 16
205
Chapter 18
213
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Kermit the Frogis a fictional character, a Muppet and one of puppeteer Jim Henson's most famous creations. Created in 1955 from a green ladies' coat and two ping-pong balls for eyes the early Kermit was a sort of lizard-like creature. Kermit's first appearance as a frog was in the television specialHey Cinderellain 1969. With his big break in 1971, with frequent appearances onSesame Street, Kermit became America's favorite frog. He publishedOne Frog Can Make A Difference, Kermit's Guide to Lifein 1993 in hardcover with Pocket Books and in 2001 he appeared in the TV showHollywood Squares.Kermit also served as the mascot for The Jim Henson Company, until the sale of the Muppet characters to The Walt Disney Company.

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