Leapfrog is a series of first reading books for new readers and older reluctant readers. The stories are presented in large-text format and are accompanied by full-colour illustrations. Jasper and Jess - In this story about friendship, Jasper is a large Old English Sheepdog who loves to chase his enemy, Jess (the rather smug cat who lives next door), around the garden. But one day, Jess has a nasty accident and Jasper unexpectedly comes to her rescue.
Anne Cassidy is an established writer of both teenage fiction and, more recently, fiction for this younger age range. This is her fourth contribution to this series.