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This Old Man

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This peep-through-the-hole book depicts the travels of "this old man" and his young companion through the house and garden. The engaging pictures are filled with action and humor and things to count and discover.
Paperback, 42 pages
Published March 30th 1998 by HMH Books for Young Readers (first published September 24th 1990)
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Judy
Aug 09, 2016 Judy rated it liked it
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Fun pictures to go with a favorite childhood song. The 'windows' in the middle of the page intrigue young readers.
Allie White
Sep 15, 2015 Allie White rated it liked it
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this has little holes in each of the pages to hint at what item is coming next.. also good for counting!
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Jan 11, 2012 Gala rated it liked it
Shelves: math, rhymes
I love singing this song with the children. They count and they can use props to give a dog a bone. The rhymes are good for speech and new words.
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Carol Jones was born in Brisbane Queensland and moved to Melbourne with her family at the end of primary school.
Carol worked as an English and drama teacher, before moving into the world of publishing (and gossip) as editor and later publisher of a group of children's magazines, Comet, Explore, Challenge and Pursuit.
Her first novel for teenagers was published in 1992 and her first non-fiction seri
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