Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Featured Book: The Frog That Lost His Croak by Anne Toole

A little frog who loved to croak night and day, was very sad when his croak suddenly went away.

While waiting and hoping for his croak to return, what valuable lessons did the little frog learn?

About the author:

Anne Toole grew up in Williston, South Carolina. She is a graduate of Anderson Jr. College in Anderson, South Carolina and the University of Georgia with a B.S. Degree in Elementary Education. She taught in a first grade classroom in Augusta, Georgia for thirty years. Ms. Toole has always enjoyed reading and writing poetry. As a child, she loved to listen to nursery rhymes and stories written in verse. When she became a teacher, she used nursery rhymes and simple poems in the class to enhance the regular Language Arts curriculum. After retiring, Ms. Toole worked part-time for several years as an ESOL teacher and also began writing stories about children and animals. Most of the stories are written in verse. Ms. Toole is an avid traveler and has traveled extensively in the United States, Canada, and to many countries in Europe. She has also traveled to Northern Africa and the Middle East. Ms. Toole presently resides in Columbia, South Carolina.


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