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Hey Diddle Diddle

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Hey Diddle Diddle

By Eve Bunting; Mary Ann Fraser (Illustrator)

Boyds Mills Press, Hardcover, 9781590787687, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2011

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Description
It's a musical menagerie Hey diddle diddle, the cat plays the fiddle, the cow
. . . plays the silver trombone Eve Bunting's fresh take on a familiar rhyme, enlivened by Mary Ann Fraser's whimsical illustrations, offers spread after spread of exuberant animals showcasing their musical talents. From the camel jamming on the trumpet to the whale keeping the beat on the drums, young readers will relish their front-row seat to this delightful animal orchestra.


About the Author
Eve Bunting is the author of the Caldecott-winning "Smoky Night," illustrated by David Diaz. Among her many other titles are "Will It Be a Baby Brother?, Mouse Island, Emma's Turtle, Baby Can, My Red Balloon, My Special Day at Third Street School, " and "Girls A to Z." She lives in Pasadena, California.

Mary Ann Fraser is the acclaimed author and illustrator of many books for children, including Pet Shop Follies. Her other books include "I." Q. Goes to School, How Animal Babies Stay Safe, and In Search of the Grand Canyon: Down the Colorado with John Wesley Powell, A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year. She lives in Simi Valley, California.
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