Over in the Forest: Come and Take a Peek

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Dawn Publications, Mar 1, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Follow the tracks of ten woodland animals but . . . uh-oh . . . watch out for the skunk! Children learn the ways of forest animals to the rhythm of "Over in the Meadow" as they leap like a squirrel, dunk like a raccoon, and pounce like a fox. They will also count the babies and search for ten hidden forest animals. Cut paper illustrations add to the fun in this delightful introduction to a woodland habitat.

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User Review  - FalenD - LibraryThing

Over in the Forest: Come and Take a Peek is about different woodland creatures and how the live within their family structure. Each page highlights a different number until they end where they reach ... Read full review

Review: Over in the Forest: Come and Take a Peek (Over In ... series)

User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

Just like every other Over In... book by the talented Marianne Berkes, this one is set to the tune of Over in the Meadow. That premise make this an easy book to read to toddlers. Not to give anything ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

Marianne Berkes has spent much of her life with young children as a teacher, children's theater director and children's librarian. She knows how much children enjoy brilliantly illustrated counting books with predictable text about real animals. Recently retired to write full time and visit schools and libraries.

Jill Dubin grew up in Yonkers, New York and received her BFA from Pratt Institute. Her delightful illustrations have appeared in numerous children's books. She uses cut paper to create the whimsical illustrations in this book. The collage approach combines her unique sense of color, texture and pattern.

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