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Publisher Comments:

andlt;b andgt;A delightful Christmas picture book filled with hilarious characters and dynamic art from the one and only Sandra Boynton!andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;BOOM biddy BOOM biddy BOOM BOOM BOOM!andlt;/iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;Whatand#8217;s that noise filling the room? andlt;/iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;From this rousing beginning unfolds andlt;iandgt;Christmas Paradeandlt;/iandgt;, a merry picture book from Sandra Boyntonandlt;iandgt;.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;/iandgt;As the dynamic parade of forty-six spiffy and intent animal musicians marches by, young readers will see animals and their instruments in turn: chickens with bassoons, ducks with trombones, mice with piccolos, cow saxophonists, a tiny bird with a large tuba, a glockenspiel pig, even a trumpet-playing Santa rhinoand#8212;all underscored by marching snares (fifteen hippos, one cat) and one booming bass drum (an intrepid elephant).andlt;BRandgt;Written with the irresistible rhythm of a lively marching band and illustrated by the author with those signature Boynton characters, andlt;iandgt;Christmas Paradeandlt;/iandgt; is a superb present for young children and families everywhere. Biddy BOOM.

Review:

"The pigs, chickens, cows, rhinos, and other animals familiar to Boynton's many fans join forces to celebrate Christmas — loudly. 'First comes the elephant marching along/ with a boom-biddy boom-biddy steady and strong,' writes the author as a serious-looking pachyderm in a green marching band uniform leads the charge. It's followed by 'chickens with silver bassoons,' holly-tossing reindeer, a rhinoceros Santa, and more. Boynton's sense of humor is less evident in this offering than in many of her other titles, but the book's enthusiastic verse and crisp artwork are as in step as her corps of hippos on drums. Ages 3 — 6." Publishers Weekly Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved.

About the Author

Sandra Boynton is a popular American humorist, songwriter, childrenand#8217;s author, and illustrator. Boynton has written and illustrated more than forty books for both children and adults, as well as more than four thousand greeting cards and four music albums. She has designedand#8212;for various companiesand#8212;calendars, wallpaper, bedding, stationery, paper goods, clothing, jewelry, and plush toys.Sandra Boynton is a popular American humorist, songwriter, childrenand#8217;s author, and illustrator. Boynton has written and illustrated more than forty books for both children and adults, as well as more than four thousand greeting cards and four music albums. She has designedand#8212;for various companiesand#8212;calendars, wallpaper, bedding, stationery, paper goods, clothing, jewelry, and plush toys.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781442468139
Author:
Boynton, Sandra
Publisher:
Little Simon
Subject:
Holidays & Festivals - Christmas
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-General
Subject:
Children s Holiday-Christmas
Subject:
Christmas; Christian interest; Sandra Boynton; picture book; parade; animals; rhyme; xmas
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback
Publication Date:
20121031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 1
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c w- matte jkt w- spot gloss
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
6.88 x 8.12 in
Age Level:
from 3 up to 6

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Product details 32 pages Little Simon - English 9781442468139 Reviews:
"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "The pigs, chickens, cows, rhinos, and other animals familiar to Boynton's many fans join forces to celebrate Christmas — loudly. 'First comes the elephant marching along/ with a boom-biddy boom-biddy steady and strong,' writes the author as a serious-looking pachyderm in a green marching band uniform leads the charge. It's followed by 'chickens with silver bassoons,' holly-tossing reindeer, a rhinoceros Santa, and more. Boynton's sense of humor is less evident in this offering than in many of her other titles, but the book's enthusiastic verse and crisp artwork are as in step as her corps of hippos on drums. Ages 3 — 6." Publishers Weekly Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved.
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