Baa Baa Black Sheep

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Charlesbridge, Mar 1, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction
5 Reviews
This charming story told in lyrical verse will inspire young readers to share the best of themselves. An industrious black sheep has wool aplenty, but little else for her friends. Horse needs hay, Mouse needs cheese, and Pig needs slop, but the poor black sheep has none of these. When her dissatisfied friends confront Sheep about her inability to share, they find that their lovely friend has knitted a special gift for each of them with her very own wool. Clever illustrations reveal delightful surprises as endearing new characters frolic from page to page in bold, generous color.

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User Review  - irachelsweet - LibraryThing

Characters: Black sheep, three kittens, horse, dog, mouse, pig, bird Setting: Winter, Black sheep's Victorian cabin Theme: Sharing Summary: Mrs. Sheep waves goodbye to her master, the dame, and the ... Read full review

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User Review  - MsLangdon - LibraryThing

Part Bb/Picture Book Trapani, I. (2001). Baa baa black sheep. Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge. Trapani takes the traditional nursery rhyme of “Baa Baa Black Sheep” and creates a story that is sure to ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Iza Trapani is the best-selling author/illustrator of several children's books, including TWINKLE, TWINKLE, LITTLE STAR; I'M A LITTLE TEAPOT; THE ITSY BITSY SPIDER; and RUFUS AND FRIENDS: RHYME TIME. She lives in the Hudson Valley of New York.

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