Big Red Barn (Spanish edition): El gran granero rojo
By the big red barn
There were horses and sheep and goats and geese--and a jaunty old scarecrow leaning on his hoe. And they all lived together by the big red barn. In joyous and exuberant
Pictures, Felicia Bond lovingly evokes Margaret Wise Brown's simple, rhythmic text about the cycle of a day on a farm, where a family of animals peacefully plays and sleeps.
There were horses and sheep and goats and geese--and a jaunty old scarecrow leaning on his hoe. And they all lived together by the big red barn.
"Brown's melodic text is beguiling, while its subject'the big red barn that houses a menagerie of animals and their offspring'will have instant appeal to young children. Bond's newly added drawings have a simplicity that suits the story [about the cycle of a day on a farm]. A welcome reprise." 'BL.
Children's Books of 1989 (Library of Congress)
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kristinanairn - LibraryThing
This book has so much to offer. The illustrations are authentic. There are many adjectives-colors, size comparison, shapes...etc. There are numerous verbs and animal sounds. There is rhyming. The ... Read full review
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Margaret Wise Brown is perhaps best known for her classic children's book Goodnight Moon, but this is another of her books that has stood the test of time (and I would argue is even better than ... Read full review