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Franklin and the Radio

adapted by Caitlin Drake Smith
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: media tie-in, values & virtues, turtles

When Franklin sees (and hears) what a terrific job his friend Fox did fixing up the old, broken radio that Franklin had put in the junk box during the Turtle Family Clean-Up and Giveaway Day, he has second thoughts about having thrown it away. So his sympathetic friend Fox offers to give the now like-new radio back to him. Though this pleases Frank …

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Franklin and the Case of the New Friend

adapted by Caitlin Drake Smith
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: media tie-in, values & virtues, turtles

Franklin the turtle and his good friend Beaver are playing on the merry-go-round in the park when they discover a hand-drawn picture of a skunk girl with her skunk parents. But there aren't any skunk families living in Woodland, so who could have left this drawing? It's a real mystery. “A mystery!” they both shout. “That sounds like a job for …

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Franklin's Rocket Team

adapted by Caitlin Drake Smith
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: media tie-in, values & virtues, turtles

Franklin is excited because his friend Rabbit is coming over to spend the night with him in his backyard. Franklin's dad has set up an amazing rocket ship tent, and Franklin can't wait to play space travel with Rabbit and use all the cool equipment he and his dad have prepared, including fins for steering, a satellite dish, a laser and “zero-grav …

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Franklin's Day with Dad

adapted by Caitlin Drake Smith
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: media tie-in, values & virtues, turtles

Franklin gets a great idea when he hears that Fox and his dad are spending the day doing “special stuff.” “Coolio!” he says. “I'm going to have a Day with Dad today, too!” His dad, Mr. Turtle, thinks this is a splendid idea, but first they have to get to the store to replace their broken rain barrel. Once at the store, they help Mr. Mol …

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Franklin's Baby Sister

by Paulette Bourgeois, illustrated by Brenda Clark
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: new baby, turtles

In this Franklin Classic Storybook, our hero is thrilled to learn he'll be a big brother in the spring. He can hardly wait for the new baby, but spring seems a long time away. Franklin does everything he can to make spring come, but nothing happens. Even the seed he planted at school doesn't look like it will ever become a plant. Then, one day, spr …

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Franklin Wants a Pet

by Paulette Bourgeois, illustrated by Brenda Clark
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: media tie-in, turtles

In this Franklin Classic Storybook, Franklin can count forwards and backwards. He can zip zippers and button buttons. He can slide down a riverbank by himself. He can even sleep alone in his small, dark shell. And ever since he was small, he really wanted a pet.

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Franklin's Christmas Gift

by Paulette Bourgeois, illustrated by Brenda Clark
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: christmas & advent, turtles, media tie-in

In this Franklin Classic Storybook, Franklin can't decide what to donate to his school's Christmas toy drive. At first, all of his toys seem too special to give away, then nothing seems special enough. With some inspiration from his Great Aunt Harriet, Franklin finally comes up with the perfect gift.

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Franklin Goes to School

by Paulette Bourgeois, illustrated by Brenda Clark
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: media tie-in, turtles, school & education

With his new pencil case packed with a ruler, eraser and 12 colored pencils, Franklin is ready for his first day of school --- until it's time to board the bus. In this Franklin Classic Storybook, Franklin faces the excitement and fear of starting school.

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Finders Keepers for Franklin

by Paulette Bourgeois, illustrated by Brenda Clark
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: media tie-in, turtles, manners & etiquette

In this Franklin Classic Storybook, Franklin is very excited to find a camera. He knows that he should find the owner and return the camera, but his friends tell him “finders keepers!” and soon Franklin gets carried away taking pictures. With his father's encouragement, Franklin decides to return the camera to its rightful owner --- but finding …

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Franklin in the Dark

by Paulette Bourgeois, illustrated by Brenda Clark
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: media tie-in, values & virtues, turtles

This larger-format special collectible edition of the first Franklin book celebrates the 25th anniversary of the world's most beloved turtle. Includes never-before-seen archival material and personal letters from the author and illustrator that offers a fun behind-the-scenes peek at this Canadian classic. A perfect gift for long-time fans and a new …