Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

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Beach Lane Books, Aug 1, 2000 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages
1601 Reviews
A told B,

and B told C

"I'll meet you at the top

of the coconut tree."

Countless children -- and their parents -- can joyfully recite the familiar words of this beloved alphabet chant. The perfect pairing of Bill Martin Jr and John Archambault's lively rhymes, and Caldecott Honor artist Lois Ehlert's bright, bold, cheerful pictures made Chicka Chicka Boom Boom an instant hit and a perennial favorite.

This full-sized, quality paperback edition will bring even more fans to this endearing, enduring classic.

Chicka chicka boom boom!

Will there be enough room?

There will always be room for Chicka Chicka Boom Boom on every child's bookshelf!

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Summary: This book has a very simple plot. - Goodreads
Not so impressed with graphics. - Goodreads
A great introduction to letters, and a fun read. - Goodreads
The illustrations in this book were great. - Goodreads
It's colorful, fun, and educational! - Goodreads
Very simple pictures, fun to read. - Goodreads
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User Review  - Maggie Ward - Goodreads

An excellent book to introduce letters. It presents each letter in rhyming form and great illustrations. This book would be suitable for a large circle read to begin talking about letters, and could ... Read full review

About the author (2000)

Bill Martin Jr (1916-2004) has been called “America’s favorite children’s author.” He wrote more than 300 books for children, including the classic texts Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, illustrated by Eric Carle, and Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, illustrated by Lois Ehlert. John Archambault is a poet, journalist, and storyteller who worked with Bill Martin Jr on several projects. He lives in Idyllwild, California. Lois Ehlert has created numerous inventive, celebrated, and bestselling picture books, including Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, Mice, Ten Little Caterpillars, Rrralph!, Lots of Spots, Boo to You!, Leaf Man, Waiting for Wings, Planting a Rainbow, Growing Vegetable Soup, and Color Zoo, which received a Caldecott Honor. She lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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