Little Tad Grows Up

Story Description

This is a story in the form of a video- a funny, endearing look at what it means to grow up.

Little Tadpole is going through some big changes in his early life. For one thing, he’s sad when he learns he is losing his tail. Instead, he’s growing four strange, long legs that he doesn’t know what to do with. The older frogs tell him to be patient, but it’s hard when everything’s changing around you. Then one day he finds himself face-to-face with a water snake’s big fangs, and he learns just how useful his new legs can be. In the process, he discovers a beautiful new world outside the water.

Giuliano Ferri

Giuliano FerriView Bio

Giuliano Ferri was born in Pesaro, Italy in 1965 and is a graduate of the Urbino Institute of Art, where he specialized in animation. He has illustrated many picture books, which have been published all over the world, including a winner of the “Città di Bitritto” Prize at the sixth Italian National Competition for Children’s Literature. He has exhibited internationally, including at the Bologna International Children’s Book Fair for ten years. Mr. Ferri also works with young people with disabilities,… Read more »