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The Orchard Book of Nursery Rhymes (Books For Giving)

3.75 of 5 stars 3.75  ·  rating details  ·  16 ratings  ·  3 reviews
This bestselling collection of classic nursery rhymes includes favourites such as 'Pat-a-Cake', 'Rock-a-Bye Baby', 'Baa, Baa, Black Sheep' and 'Humpty Dumpty', as well as ABCs, lullabies, finger games, counting rhymes, cumulative tables and nonsense verse. Illustrated in glorious colour by Faith Jacques.
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published September 6th 1990 by Orchard Books (first published September 1st 1990)
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Matti Davis
Title: The Orchard Book of Nursery Rhymes
Author: Zena Sutherland
Illustrator: Faith Jacques
Genre: Book of Nursery Rhymes
Theme(s): Happiness, children
Opening line/sentence:
Hush, little baby, don’t say a word, Papa’s going to buy you a mockingbird.
Brief Book Summary:
This book is a bunch of nursery rhymes thrown into one book. They range from Humpty Dumpty Sat on a Wall to Ba Ba Black Sheep. The pictures for each of them describe what is happening in the rhyme.
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Michelle White
This book would be good to use in a unit on folklore or poetry. I got this book from the IUS Library.
A large collection of nursery rhymes, with old standards and some more obscure choices.
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