Hand Rhymes

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Penguin, 1993 - Juvenile Fiction - 31 pages
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Fourteen jaunty hand games are accompanied by bright paintings, while easy-to-follow drawings detail the hand movements. An ideal picture book for active playtime sharing. An "American Bookseller" Pick of the Lists and "Booklist" Children's Editors' Choice. Full color. (Baby-Preschool)

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Get ready to use your fingers in this fun rhyming book. The poems is this book includes topics on animals holidays weather. The poems are very animated and will entertain the littlest of hands.
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repetitive number structure of the book creates great way to incorporate number learning and along with hand movements. Great time to experiences light playful poems making reading fun.  

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About the author (1993)

Author and illustrator, Marc Brown was born in Erie, Pennsylvania in 1946. He attended the Cleveland Institute of Art. After college, he worked numerous odd jobs before he began his career. He is most renown for creating the Arthur series. The idea for Arthur, the aardvark came one night while telling his son a bedtime story. The first title in the series was "Arthur's Nose" written in 1976. Since then, Brown has written over thirty books in the Arthur Adventure series. D. W., Arthur's sister was another character created by Brown. In addition to writing, Brown also developed the Arthur television series on PBS.

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