Watersong (Hardcover)

By Tim McCanna, Richard Smythe (Illustrator)

Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books, 9781481468817, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 31, 2017

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Description

"McCanna's carefully chosen words are nearly all onomatopoeia, a cacophony of water sounds that resonates on tongue and ear, demanding to be read aloud...Beautiful." --Kirkus Reviews, starred review

In glorious onomatopoeia, Tim McCanna takes the reader on a dazzling journey as a fox seeks shelter from a rainstorm.

Drip
Drop
Plip
Plop
Pitter
Patter
Pat.

As the rain begins, a little fox seeks shelter. But then it builds and builds into to a torrential storm.

Wash Wham
Lash Whirl
Bash Swirl
Hiss Slap Slam

Both a visual feast and a joy to read aloud, this stunning picture book showcases the power and beauty of nature.
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