Toad by Ruth Brown


Written by Ruth Brown
Illustrated by Ruth Brown


Toad by Ruth Brown

Toad is a slimy, ugly creature, but he's happy to go about catching flies, crunching bugs and generally oozing in and out of marshy, smelly bogs. He is short-sighted, however, and one day when searching for yet more food he stumbles into the jaws of a passing monster.


In a few odorous words and the most vivid illustrations ... a monstrous toad is described Blackbird Pie

About the Author

Ruth Brown

Ruth Brown is the creator of some of Britain's best loved children's books. She has created a great many picture books for Andersen Press and is highly respected as an author and illustrator. She is married to artist Ken Brown and they have two grown-up sons and one grandchild.

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32 pages


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Red Fox an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

3rd June 1999



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