A Hop Is Up (Hardcover)
Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books, 9781619633902, 40pp.
Publication Date: September 13, 2016
Wiggly, giggly preschoolers will love the action in this picture book with its catchy sequence of movements and directions -- hop up, bend down, spin round, jump over -- that are endlessly fun A young boy and his energetic puppy take a walk in their neighborhood, where they encounter and interact with lots of friends along the way
A hop is up.
A bend is down.
A spin is round
A jump is over,
from here to there.
A leap repeats
when there's a pair.
Dempsey's poetic and playful text is brought to life by Richmond's rich, kid-friendly illustrations. It all comes together for an inspired story that will have everyone on their feet