Mercer Mayer, beloved author and illustrator, has published more than 300 books since he began illustrating in 1966. Mayer’s book frog, where are you? is part of a series of books about a special friendship between a boy and his pets, Dog and Frog.
Often considered the creator of the wordless book genre, Mayer is a master at communicating storyline and emotion without the benefit of a single printed word. His illustrations remarkably convey the heart of the story.
In this classic wordless picture book, Mayer shares a charming tale of loyalty.
One morning, the boy awakes and discovers that his dear friend Frog is missing. And so begins a search that takes the boy and the dog through a series of adventures and mishaps—all with the hope of finding Frog and bringing him home!
In addition to enjoying the wonderful illustrations of the boy’s adventures, your preschooler will also learn some important lessons about friendship in this popular book.
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Love this wordless picture book? Learn more about reading Wordless Picture Books with your children and view more of my favorites! You’ll also find this book in my roundup of Friendship Picture Book Reviews!