Age 3-5 | Paperback | 36 pages | 250 x 250mm
Publication Spring 2023 | ISBN 9781802583359
Whether he's dunked in a bog by Fox, dive-bombed by Dragonfly, speckled with wood chips by Woodpecker or croaking off-key in his very own frog chorus, Frog can't seem to find the perfect place to relax. Thankfully, the ever-present bees are on hand to help make Frog's Bog the best bog around.
The first in a new series of titles aimed at showing children the benefits of living in a caring, sharing world.
'Frogs’ Bog is an absolute joy! Bright, cheerful, full of empathy and community-spirit. This is the perfect way to while away time waiting for the joys of warm weather to spring forth…and then, long into summer. Beautiful.' Mary Esther Judy, FallenStar Stories
'A gorgeous and very funny story!' Armadillo Magazine
A funny story and an inspiring introduction to the plants and creatures to be found by our bogs, ponds and streams.’ Andrea Reece, LoveReading4Kids
‘Frog’s Bog… is lots of fun. Children will enjoy the story and will learn different words for waterways along the way: bog, pond, brook, stream.’ Nikki Gamble, Just Imagine
'This has to be one of my favourite children’s books ever! The story is funny, has a wonderful rhythmic flow and just makes you smile/laugh throughout. It’s endearing, delightful and heartwarming. A must for everyone. Kids and adults alike with love the story, the fun-loving characters, the stunning illustration and the beautiful message.' Piggin Dani Reads
'Deliciously droll and dramatic.' Jill R Bennett, Red Reading Hub
'The illustrations are beautiful, detailed and full of character, conveying the story well, the backgrounds too are thought provoking.' Sarah Clayton
'My favourite part is when the fox soaks the frog and the frog says that he didn't really want a morning swim; it's really funny!' Grace, aged 3, Books Up North
'It’s such a fun book to look at and I’m sure many children will enjoy reading this again and again.' The Strawberry Post
'A lovely, sweet, and fun book for children.' Suze and Sophie Reading Corner
'Some of the most gorgeous illustrations I have ever seen!' Stacy's Book Nook
'What a beautiful story, filled with nature, animals and beautiful illustrations.' Tasha's Cosy Corner
'Frog’s Bog is a such cute book, with the amazing bright and colourful illustrations.' Book Read 2 Day
'A beautiful story that will captivate readers through wonderful watercolour illustrations and rhyming text.' Play to Learn with Katy
'A lovely story about kindness and friendship.' EYFS Books and Things
Marielle Bayliss has come to writing from a theatrical background. An actress and singer, she has released two Junior Jingles albums of on iTunes. In her acting career she currently concentrates on commercials, voice overs and corporate films. Marielle is based in London.
Mariela Malova is a London-based artist, illustrator and designer. After studying scenography at the National Academy of Arts, Sofia, Mariela worked in many areas of the visual arts, including set and costume design, stop motion animation, storyboarding, puppet and prop making, photography and graphic design. She then went on to work with Stephen Saleh on her first book, Raggedy Man Tales.