Synopses & Reviews
Sing along with the illustrious Ray Charles in his lively rendition of the rollicking Chicka Chicka Boom Boom alphabet song!
Includes a paperback edition plus a 20-minute compact disc with a reading of the story and a song sung by Ray Charles.
In a rhythmic alphabet chant, all the letters race one another up the coconut tree.
A told B,
and B told C,
"I'll meet you at the
top of the coconut tree"
Countless children -- and there parents -- can joyfully recite the familiar words of this beloved alphabet chant. The perfect pairing of Bill Martin Jr and John Archambault's lively rhymes, and Caldecott Honor artist Lois Ehlert's bright, bold, cheerful pictures made Chicka Chicka Boom Boom an instant hit and a perennial favorite.
This full-sized, quality paperback edition will bring even more fans to this endearing, enduring classic.
Chicka chicka boom boom
will there be enough room?
There will always be room for Chicka Chicka boom Boom on every child's bookshelf
An alphabet rhyme/chant relates what happens when the whole alphabet tries to climb a coconut tree. Audio CD performed by Ray Charles.
The late, great Ray Charles rocks out the alphabet in this rollicking and razzmatazz way to learn letters. Full color. with 20-minute CD.
About the Author
Bill Martin Jr (1916-2004) has been called "America's favorite children's author." He wrote more than 300 books for children, including the classic texts Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
, illustrated by Eric Carle, and Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
, illustrated by Lois Ehlert.
John Archambault is a poet, journalist, and storyteller who worked with Bill Martin Jr on several projects. He lives in Idyllwild, California.
Lois Ehlert has created numerous inventive, celebrated, and bestselling picture books, including Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, The Scraps Book, Mice, Ten Little Caterpillars, Rrralph!, Lots of Spots, Boo to You!, Leaf Man, Waiting for Wings, Planting a Rainbow, Growing Vegetable Soup, and Color Zoo, which received a Caldecott Honor. She lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.