Children’s Book Review: Face to Face With Frogs

[ 0 ] May 14, 2010 |

face to face with frogsMark Moffett calls himself a storyteller. He’s also an ecologist, photographer, and writer. It’s hard to resist reading a book by such a talented person. In Face to Face With Frogs, Moffett combines his stories and photographs to share his knowledge of frogs and love of adventure.

Did you know not all frogs can jump? Or that some dart frog species carry their tadpoles on their backs? You and your child will learn facts about frogs from around the world. With close-up photos and nonfiction that reads like fiction, Face to Face With Frogs is a wonderful book for your family to read together.

For more information on Mark Moffett, go to


Face to Face With Frogs
Mark W. Moffett
Copyright 2008
National Geographic
Paperback $6.95

Marcia Maynard is a former teacher and reading specialist. She blogs about preschool activities at

Category: books / stories, kids, nature/science, preschool

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Anisa Raoof is the publisher of She combines being a mom with her experience as an artist, designer, psych researcher and former co-director of the Providence Craft Show to create the go-to spot for families in Rhode Island and beyond. She loves using social media to connect parents with family-related businesses and services and promoting ways for parents to engage offline with their kids. Anisa believes in the power of working together and loves to find ways to collaborate with others. An online enthusiast, still likes to unplug often by reading books and magazines, drawing, learning to knit, making pop-up books with her two sons and listening to records with her husband.

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