Synopses & Reviews
A told B,
and B told C,
I'll meet you at the top of the coconut tree
In this lively alphabet rhyme, all the letters of the alphabet race each other up the coconut tree. Will there be enough room? Oh, no -- Chicka Chicka Boom Boom!
The well-known authors of Barn Dance and Knots on a Counting Rope have created a rhythmic alphabet chant that rolls along on waves of fun. Lois Elhert's rainbow of bright, bold, and cheerful colors makes the merry parade of letters unforgettable.
The complete edition of the bestselling children s favorite, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, is now available as a Classic Board Book
A told B
and B told C,
I ll meet you at the top
of the coconut tree.
When all the letters of the alphabet race one another up the coconut tree, will there be enough room?
Of course there is always enough room for this rollicking alphabet chant that has been a children s favorite for more than twenty years Bill Martin Jr and John Archambault s rhythmic text keeps the beat with Caldecott Honor illustrator Lois Ehlert s bold, cheerful art. This winning combination has created a series of enduring Chicka Chicka favorites, and now, for the first time ever, the complete edition of the original Chicka Chicka Boom Boom story is available as a Classic Board Book. With sturdy pages and rounded corners, this portable edition of an irresistible alphabet romp will delight a new generation of young readers."
About the Author
Bill Martin Jr. has been a teacher, editor, storytellerr, and folksinger, and he is the author of over two hundred books, including Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? a Children's Choice Book. He lives in New York City. John Archambault is a poet, journalist, and storyteller who worked with Bill Martin Jr on several projects. He lives in Idyllwild, California.