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Big Fat Hen

Keith Baker


List Price: 7.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Other Editions of This Title:
Board book (2/1/1997)
Hardcover (3/30/1994)
Big book (7/12/2010)


One, two, buckle my shoe. Three, four, shut the door . . . . Nine, ten, big fat hen! Now young children can enjoy a popular nursery rhyme and learn to count, too. Keith Baker's delightful illustrations filled with eggs and chicks (and bugs) are sure to tickle little ones for hours of read-aloud fun.

Praise For Big Fat Hen

“Counting to 10 won’t be the same with Baker’s new, visually striking version.”—Working Mother
“You and your child will love the colorful illustrations that stretch across pages and invite you to join in the rhyming chorus.”—Baby Talk
“Perfect for family sharing.”—San Diego Parent
“Bold outlines, plump figures and vibrant acrylics add up to an especially appealing counting primer.”—Publishers Weekly
“A ready read-aloud for the story-hour set.”—Booklist

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152019518, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1999

About the Author

Keith Baker has written and illustrated many well-loved picture books and early chapter books, including several about the charming and lovable Mr. and Mrs. Green. Two of his best-known picture books, Hide and Snake and Who Is the Beast?, are about animals. He lives in Seattle, Washington.