Franklin is thrilled when he finds a giant pumpkin in his backyard, until he discovers that the competition at this year's fall fair is for the biggest zucchini! This Level 2 first reader contains longer stories, varied sentences, increased vocabulary, more difficult visual clues and some repetition.
Sharon Jennings has written over 60 books for young people – there is nothing she likes to do more than write. Her books have received many nominations and awards, including a Governor General’s, TD Canadian Children’s Literature, and Silver Birch Award nominations for Home Free. She has taught writing for young people to adults, and toured the country visiting schools and libraries to talk to young readers about her books. Sharon lives in Toronto.