The Itsy Bitsy Spider (Hardcover)
Classic Nursery Rhymes Retold
MoonDance Press, 9781633221604, 32pp.
Publication Date: February 13, 2017
Find out what happens next to the poor, wet spider and all of his insect friends in this classic nursery rhyme retold for today's kids.
"The itsy bitsy spider climbed up the waterspout"
And so begins the new and expanded version of the 100-year-old classic nursery rhyme.
The Itsy Bitsy Spider: Classic Nursery Rhymes Retold is a silly, fun, must-read-aloud book in which young children will find out what happens next to the poor, wet spider who tried and tried again to climb up the water spout. This time he has all of his insect friends with him!
Follow along as caterpillars play leap frog in the trees, ladybugs play hide-and-seek, a beetle builds a swimming pool for his ant friends, and busy bees jump rope with a worm. There are giggles a-plenty as each turn of the page offers new surprises and super-silly situations. Share this re-imagining of the classic nursery rhyme with your children and make memories to last a lifetime.
About the Author
Joe Rhatigan is a writer and editor who lives with his wife and children in Asheville, North Carolina. He has written many acclaimed and award-winning books for children, including White House Kids, Alice in Wonderland: Down the Rabbit Hole, Alice in Wonderland: The Mad Hatter's Tea Party and People You Gotta Meet Before You Grow Up!
Carolina Farias began her career as a children's book illustrator after working for several well-known animation studios, including Warner Bros. and Disney. She currently lives in La Plata, Argentina, with her husband and their two children. She has illustrated many books. Her artwork is created using a variety of mediums with a preference toward watercolors and acrylics.