When a girl and a frog go to the beach to fish, they are frustrated to find that the fish aren't biting. Instead, they stare into the water and make faces at their reflections. Then, something spectacular happens. The reflections take on lives of their own, transforming into a mermaid with her own pet frog. Surprise gives way to delight as they invite the girl and the frog to enter a stunning underwater world. The new friends swim and play amongst colorful sea creatures until they discover a pair of glowing pearls and turn them into matching necklaces.
Readers are brought along on a joyful aquatic adventure in this third wordless picture book from Geraldo Val rio. Each page is a visual treasure trove full of fish and bubbles and other underwater details. Young readers will especially enjoy following the frogs' adventures in this celebration of friendship and imagination.
Author: Geraldo Valério
Publisher: Groundwood Books
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 11.90h x 9.00w x 0.50d
Audience: Ages 4-8
Kirkus Reviews 01/15/2019 pg. 120
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2019 - Below Average, With Minor Flaw