Bread and Jam for Frances by Russell Hoban features charming, full-color illustrations by Lillian Hoban. This book is included in our Kindergarten Read-Aloud Set.
In Bread and Jam for Frances by Russell Hoban, the musical little badger, Frances, does not like trying any new foods at all and decides she only wants to eat bread and jam. When she eats bread and jam she knows what she is getting, and she knows she likes it. The next day, her parents give Frances only bread and jam for breakfast, lunch, snack, and dinner. After a day full of nothing but bread and jam, she decides it’s nice to eat different kinds of food after all!