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Kisses for the frog king

A little green frog. In the world of fairytales not that cute, but instead fat and ugly. Certainly not a golden crown on the head. However, helpful and persistent. 506 more words


on kissing frogs

Polling my students the other day, I was surprised to learn that only about half of them know the story of the Frog Prince. The golden ball down the well? 431 more words

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The Case of the Missing Kiss

So I’ve been studying Frog Prince tales. You know the one: princess meets frog, he does her a service, in return he asks for a kiss, she kisses him, and hey presto, he’s turned into a handsome prince. 1,179 more words


The Frog King

(from much, much later in the book)

The frog king had a leaf for a crown. None of the other animals was allowed to wear a leaf on his head. 28 more words