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Loreen Leedy

Loreen Leedy

author and illustrator of There's a Frog In My Throat!
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Why do people say silly expressions? Well listen as Loreen Leedy describes how she got the inspiration to write her zany new book of 440 animal expressions. You will hear her describe how she mixes traditional art techniques with computer technology to create her fun and vivid animal illustrations. It's the cats meow—you won't want to miss it!

There's a Frog In My Throat!

There's a Frog In My Throat!
by Loreen Leedy & Pat Street
Hot dog! Readers will go "hog-wild" over this imaginative and amusing collection of sayings about animals. From "lucky ducks", to "odd ducks", to "sitting ducks", to just plain "quacks", this compilation presents a wealth of sayings alongside fun-filled art bursting with color and energy. Each expression is explained, so no reader feels like a "silly goose". The index of animals will help readers "ferret out" their favorite sayings. Get ready to "go ape" over this collection because it really is "the cat's pajamas."

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