The Stone Frog by Stephen Faulds
Approx. 5,030 words.
Published on June 12, 2011.
A story about a frog and a boy who loves swimming.
A story with two levels of meaning for parents to read to children. When the stone frog tells four year old Turoo that the local frog population is in danger, he does not hesitate to go their aid. With courage and optimism he faces the doubts of adults and the dangers of the natural world.