Hand Rhymes

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Penguin, 1993 - Juvenile Fiction - 31 pages
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Here are fourteen wonderfully entertaining hand games, perfect for parents and children to play together. Little hands can wiggle, stretch, pound, point, and dance as they animate rhymes like "Two Little Monkeys, " "Quack! Quack! Quack!" and "The Caterpillar." And children will enjoy a group of delightful poems at the same time.

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User Review  - chelsiking - LibraryThing

Marc Brown takes his reader on an adventure of hand movements that go along with wonderful rhymes! It's fun for any reader, any age! Very interactive & fun. Read full review

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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.
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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