“ Another gorgeous, imaginative book from Barefoot Books. My kids want to read this magical story over and over. Not to be missed! ” --Melanie Mayo
“ Action Rhymes has seven rhymes, including Pat-A-Cake, Here is the Church, One Potato, Two Potato, Round and Round the Garden, Incy Wincy Spider, Heads and Shoulders, and The Elephant. They are fun little rhymes that can be acted out with you baby. My baby enjoys looking at the pictures while I read the rhymes and also when I act out the rhymes with her. I was familiar with...” --jesshrehor
“ This book is great for reading to babies. I contains seven nursery rhymes. They are Humpty Dumpty, There Was a Crooked Man, Little Bo Peep, A Hive for a Honey Bee, I Had a Little Nut Tree, This Little Piggy, and Hey Diddle Diddle. The illustrations are pictures of felt stitched onto a fabric background, and they are big and colorful and not too busy. My daughter loves...” --jesshrehor
“ Lola's Fandango is the story of a young girl who learns to dance flamenco as a surprise for her mother. The narrative is engaging and well-paced, and the illustrations are rich and lively. My two sons, 5 and almost 2, were both enthralled with the story and pictures. The included CD is a nice bonus and is a well-produced reading of the book. The publisher, Barefoot Books, never...” --Yuba_River
Being a good knight is harder than it seems! Not only do you need a brave heart, a strong arm, and a keen eye, but you also need to know your weaknesses, cooperate with others and be undaunted by defeat. In this story-within-a-story we join young Tom of Warwick as he embarks on his noble adventure to become a knight. Tom is comforted by the legends of those who came before him as he learns the...
This warm and humorous collection presents much-loved favorites such as The Princess and the Pea from Denmark and less familiar figures including The Mountain Princess from Persia and The Horned Snake's Wife from the Iroquois of North America. Caitlin Matthews's wonderfully dramatic retellings are perfect for reading aloud, while Olwyn Whelan's bright and witty illustrations are...
This swashbuckling collection of pirate tales is brimful with drama and adventure on the high seas. Young children will meet fierce characters such as the captain in the German tale, Kobold and the Pirates; others, like young Mochimitsu in the Japanese tale, are friendly and funny. They will also meet the infamous Grace O'Malley, one of Ireland's most feared pirates. Now available in...