This Hilarious, Offbeat Picture Book From The Creator Of Marshall Armstrong Is New To Our School Reveals That There Is To The Older Generation Than Meets The Eye Grandpa Frank Doesn T Have Any Interesting Hobbies, Unless You Count Complaining About How Everything Was Better In The Old Days He Doesn T Speak Italian Like Paolo S Mom, Or Play The Drums Like Tom S Uncle He S Just A Grandpa So When The Young Narrator Of This Story Is Forced To Bring Frank To School For Show And Tell, He S Sure It S Going To Be A Disaster But Frank Has A Trick Make That A Tattoo Up His Sleeve And A Story To Go With It After All, The Longer You Ve Been Around, The Time You Ve Had For Wild Adventures Praise For The Frank Show STARRED REVIEWS Mackintosh S Busy, Helter Skelter Images Contribute Mightily To The Story S Humor And Emotional Honesty, But It S The Willful Personalities Of Both Of These Protagonists That Make It Stand Out Publishers Weekly, Starred Review This Humorous And Heartwarming Tale Will Inspire Children To Seek Out Their Own Grandparents Treasure Trove Of Stories Shelf Awareness, Starred Review Pore Over The Funny Details, Soak In The Humor The Things Were A Lot Tougher In My Day Spread Had Me In Stitches , Appreciate The Very Specific Mood Mackintosh So Successfully Creates In This Story, And Delight In The Illustration, Lettering And Overall Design, All Handled By The Talented And Overachieving Mackintosh Kirkus Reviews BlogMackintosh Writes With Irreverence, And His Illustrations Are Packed With Prickly HumorBut Mackintosh Also Draws With Emotional Sensitivity And Empathy The New York TimesonlineOld Timey Gripes Gain Zest From Mr Mackintosh S Exuberant And Colorful Collage Illustrations The Wall Street Journal Complete With Lively Pen And Ink Illustrations, This Offbeat Picture Book Is Sure To Become A Family Favorite Along The Way, It May Prompt Children To Wonder What Exciting Details Their Grandparents Have Yet To Reveal About Their Own Life Stories BookPage The Cartoon Illustrations Are Very Funny Frank S Oversize Glasses With A Missing Right Temple Enhance The Mood A Sweet Story That Proves That Elderly Relatives Can Be Cool After All School Library Journal As A Lover Of Vintage And Vintage Inspired Children S Books, I Was Instantly Enad With The Frank Show By British Illustrator And Designer David Mackintosh A Charming Homage To Grandparents And The Art Of Seeing Beneath The Grumpy Exterior Brain Pickings The Art Is Appealing As Well Digitally Created Scenes Pulls Together Planes Of Vivid Color, A Multitude Of Small Elements Outlined In Black Scrawls, And Elements Of Collage The Bulletin Of The Center For Children S Books Reminding Readers That Everyone Has A Story To Tell, This Picture Book Is Fun To Read While Providing Insight Into Human Character Reading Today Online Awards GOLD Parents Choice Award Winner, Picture Books
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- 32 pages
- The Frank Show
- David Mackintosh
- 24 September 2017 David Mackintosh