Franklin the turtle cannot decide what to donate to the annual Christmas toy drive, but with some inspiration from his Great Aunt Harriet, he finally comes up with the perfect gift.
The last of his friends who still need training wheels for his bicycle, Franklin becomes increasingly discouraged as he continues to fall down, but then he gets an idea from Porcupine that will help him.
When Franklin loses the valentines he has made for his friends, he is heartbroken and worries that they won't want to give him any cards, but Franklin soon learns that he has very good friends.
Franklin seeks shell-ter from a storm and learns about the weather in a beloved storybook from the series that inspired the Franklin and Friends TV show! In this Franklin Classic Storybook, Franklin is afraid of thunderstorms. When a storm approaches while he is playing at Fox's house, a flash of lightning sends Franklin into his shell. He refuses to come out-even for snacks-until his friends make him laugh with their tall tales about what causes...
When Franklin and his parents learn that his grandparents will not be joining them at Thanksgiving, everyone in the family invites someone else to share the holiday with them.
Franklin is nervous about his first day of school, but once he is there he has too much fun to be nervous.
A turtle afraid of small dark places, and therefore of crawling into his shell, asks a variety of animals for advice, only to find out that each has a fear of its own.
In this Franklin Classic Storybook, our hero discovers a hideaway-perfect for a secret club- but there's only room for four members. Soon Franklin becomes so busy with his Secret Club that he forgets about his other friends. When Beaver starts her own club, Franklin learns how it feels to be left out. This fixed-layout ebook, which preserves the design and layout of the original print book, features read-along narration by the author as well as...
11) Franklin fibs
When Franklin tells his friends that he can swallow seventy-six flies in the blink of an eye, he learns it is better to be honest about his abilities.
12) Franklin is lost
Franklin wanders off while playing hide and seek with his friends.
Franklin invites his best friend, Bear, to a sleepover, the very first for each of them.
"A new family moves in, and Franklin is afraid to make friends with them because they seem very different. Soon he realizes that he and his new neighbours have a lot in common after all" Cf. Our choice, 1998-1999.
Even though he is very slow and has many distractions on the way, Franklin the turtle manages to get to Bear's house just in time for a special event.
Franklin is assigned a lead role in the class play, but he worries that his stage fright will keep him from performing well as the Nutcracker Prince.
When Franklin the turtle's best friend Otter moves away it makes him feel sad, grumpy, and a little bit mean, but Franklin cheers up after sharing a heart-to-talk and a hug with his dad.
Franklin's room is so messy he can't even find his favorite toys until his parents propose a solution.
After seeing a performance by Marten the Magnificent, Franklin decides that he wants to be a magician, too, and charges his friends to see a show in which he promises to become invisible--even though that is a trick he does not know.