Synopses & Reviews
This spectacularly fun songbook will get kids off the sofaand#8212;guaranteed!
Singer Lisa Loeb will have kids movin' and groovin' with her sparkling second collection of songs and activitiesand#8212;plus a CD with five all-time children's favorites and another five original tunes. It's sure to stir up some fun, as budding musicians discover the joys of playing in an air band (and#8220;Turn it Downand#8221;); see how to face down scary creatures (and#8220;Monster Stompand#8221;); and practice relaxing yoga poses (and#8220;Hello, Todayand#8221;). Ryan O'Rourke's whimsical illustrations light up Lisa's lyricsand#8212;and will delight young readers, movers, and shakers.
Turn it Down (The Air Band Song)* and#8226;and#160;and#160;Father Abrahamand#160;and#160;and#8226;and#160; Miss Mary Mackand#160;and#8226;and#160;Monster Stomp*and#160; and#8226; Going Away* and#8226; and#160;Do Your Ears Hang Low?and#160;and#8226;and#160; Everybody Wake Up*and#160;and#8226; Hello, Today* and#8226;and#160;and#160;Peanut Butter and Jellyand#160; and#8226; and#160;Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes.
About the Author
Grammy®-nominated singer/songwriter Lisa Loeb first found success with her platinum-selling, number-one hit song “Stay (I Missed You)” from the film Reality Bites
and now enjoys a multidimensional career that encompasses music, film, television, and voice-overs. Her acclaimed studio releases include the Gold record Tails
and its follow-up, the Grammy-nominated and Gold-selling Firecracker
. Lisa has also recorded two award-winning children's CDs, Catch the Moon
(with noted children's musical artist Elizabeth Mitchell) and Camp Lisa
. Lisa created the Camp Lisa Foundation to send children to summer camp who otherwise would not have the opportunity. Lisa Loeb lives in Los Angeles, CA. For more information, go to lisaloeb.com or follow her on Twitter @lisaloeb4real. With clients including the Boston Globe
, Time for Kids
, the Wall Street Journal
, and PBS, Ryan O'Rourke has earned acclaim for his art from American Illustration, The Society of Illustrators, and others. In 2009, Ryan illustrated his first children's book, One Big Rain
. Ryan O'Rourke lives in northern Connecticut with his wife and two cats.