Adapted by John M. Feierabend. Illustrated by Kimberlee Lynne Zacek
The courtship between a frog and a mouse is surely one of the most beloved of all songtales for children. The songtale the Frog and the Mouse is brought to vivid life in this irresistible children’s picture book, fulfilling part of John M. Feierabend’s lifelong goal to identify and preserve the best music of our heritage for future generations.
Kimberlee Lynne’s radiant illistrations capture the life and humor of this story, pulling the reader into the fantastic world of a persistent frog and his lady love.
This song may be downloaded in audio form at no cost (see below). The fully notated version with all of the words is included at the end of the book, along with a detailed history of this beloved songtale.
A hilarious take on a timeless story, this picture book will become a favorite of today’s children, another wonderful chapter in the continuing legacy of a delightful, classic songtale.