Dancing Feet!

Dancing Feet! Cover

Dancing Feet!

By Lindsey Craig; Marc Tolon Brown (Illustrator)

Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780375861819, 40pp.

Publication Date: May 11, 2010


"Clickity Clickity Long green feet "
"Who is dancing that clickity beat?
Lizard is dancing on clickity feet."
"Clickity Clickity Happy feet
Introducing a get-up-and-dance toddler book-so catchy and rhythmic, you'll almost want to sing it.
Lindsey Craig's rollicking text features funny sound words (Tippity Creepity Stompity Thumpity ), dancing animals, a singsong beat, and a guessing element just easy enough for preschoolers to anticipate. Marc Brown's artwork is bright, textured, and joyful, a collage of simple shapes for kids to find and name.
So grab a partner and tap your feet to this read-aloud picture-book treat.

About the Author
Lindsey Craig grew up in a dancing and singing family. She often wakes up tapping her foot and hears music in everyday things, from honking cars to thrumming crickets. She has written a musical, and her children's play, "Cinderella's Shakespeare, "is performed nationwide. "Dancing Feet!" is her first foray into children's books. She lives with her husband and children on a small island in Washington State.

Marc Brown is the creator of Arthur, the star of many picture books and a six-time Emmy Award winning PBS television show. He is also the illustrator of "Buying, Training & Caring for Your Dinosaur, " by Laura Joy Rennert, and the New York Times bestsellers "Wild About Books" and "Born to Read, " both by Judy Sierra. He lives on Martha's Vineyard and in New York City."" """