Hickory Dickory Dock

Hickory Dickory Dock Cover

Hickory Dickory Dock

By Keith Baker

Harcourt Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780152058180, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2007

Keith Baker displays his trademark flair for color, movement, and rhythm in this vibrant adaptation of the familiar nursery rhyme "Hickory Dickory Dock." A companion to his acclaimed Big Fat Hen, this twist on an old favoritefeatures some serious antics on the part of abusy little mouse. As a huge grandfather clock strikes each hour from one o' clock in the afternoon to midnight, a different animal passes by, and the mouse has a funny interaction with each of them.
With counting, telling time, and a cozy bedtime ending to engage them, children will be chiming in for repeated readings.

About the Author
KEITH BAKER has written and illustrated manycelebrated picture books, including Little Green, Big Fat Hen, andWho Is the Beast?, as well as the Mr. and Mrs. Green easy reader series. He lives in Seattle, Washington. "