When a young boy discovers a table full of treats, he imagines it as a room full of treasure that he can only reach by outwitting ferocious dragons and outracing formidable guardians.
"Franklin and Snail want to be heroes, just like their favourite book character, Dynaroo. They discover it doesn't take super powers to make a hero" Cf. Our choice, 2001.
"Franklin forgets to take care of Mr. Mole's garden, and almost ruins it. He learns that taking responsibility for his mistakes is part of growing up" Cf. Our choice, 2001.
A brave little boy assures his timid father that there is nothing to fear in this role-reversal story where the monsters are more interested in cookies than giving anyone a real scare.
Franklin wants to be bigger and do all the things big kids do, but when he learns that there is lots of hard work and responsibility when you get bigger, he decides it's not so bad being little.