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Depicts the pleasures of city life, people alone and in crowds, smiling and hurrying, on the sidewalk, bus, and subway.
Paperback, 32 pages
Published April 1st 1996 by Little Brown and Company (first published 1965)
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Yossi Gremillion
Great story and great rhymes! BUT, most of all it takes place in Chicago. Nu, Fenway IS in Chicago, emes?
Cindy
May 23, 2015 Cindy rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Awesome book mimicking ''sing a song of sixpence''.
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I loved Lois Lenski's books when my son was young, and seeing her poem illustrated by Giles Laroche, a talented illustrator I was lucky enough to meet many years ago, was a delight!
Joey Fong
It wasn't my favorite but could be a great book for a lesson on prepositional words. I think students will enjoy it more than I did however.
Cheryl
Apr 19, 2013 Cheryl rated it it was ok
Talks about differences in people but not much actual diversity shown.
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Apr 14, 2010 Heather Willis rated it really liked it
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Poem about people passing by.
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lois_Lenski

Many of Lenski's books can be collated into 'series' - but since they don't have to be read in order, you may be better off just looking for more information here: http://library.illinoisstate.edu/uniq...

Probably her most famous set is the following:
American Regional Series

Beginning with Bayou Suzette in 1943, Lois Lenski began writing a series of books whic
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