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Story of Rap

4.08  ·  Rating details ·  24 ratings  ·  10 reviews
Lay down a baby beat and learn all about the history of rap!

From Grandmaster Flash to Kendrick Lamar, rap has shaped generations and brought a voice to the voiceless. Bop along with the greats in this adorable baby book that introduces little ones to the rappers that started it all!
Parental Advisory: May cause toddlers to develop excessive amounts of swagger.

2019 Nationa
Board Book, 24 pages
Published May 7th 2019 by Silver Dolphin Books
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SurLeFur ©
Mar 02, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Students started working on our most recent career lesson. An introduction to different types of artists. I seen, The Story of Rap, boardwalk book illustrated by Linsey Sagaris. Not only will your children develop a love for words that rhyme, the illustrations provide room for imaginations to climb. A few timeless and unique quotes, “Soul met hip hop with a Tribe Called Quest,” “Tupac faced Biggie as a East Coast battled West,” “Now Kendrick’s staying humble and Kanye showed us Yeezus,” “Jay-Z h ...more
Feb 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
An adorably fun and creative way to introduce little readers to the world of Rap and its rich and fascinating history and impacts on the music world!
Jul 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: children-s-books
I’m not as familiar with rap music as I am other musical genres so I found this look into the history of rap to be quite fun. I had no idea it started in 1973 at a house party where DJs mixed up beats.

My first memory of rap music involved Run-DMC and many others during my childhood. But rap music has evolved quite a bit over the years from Snoop Dogg to Jay-Z. Rap is the story of the people and can be quite poetic and powerful.

Parents can talk about the rhyming scheme and how it is similar to ra
Kristi Bernard
Feb 26, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: educational, music
Do you have a toddlers who dances around when they hear a funky hip-hop beat? This sturdy little board book would be perfect for your home library. Little listeners will enjoy seeing their favorite hip-hop artists in this colorfully illustrated book. Here, readers will learn about the history of rap. Grandmaster Flash, Run-DMC, Snoop Dog, Missy and even a few protesters can be found. Parents will love these small sturdy books to teach eye and hand coordination, colors, shapes and the concept of ...more
Feb 16, 2019 rated it really liked it
Adorable rhyming baby board book on the history of rap. My only criticism is that the author and illustrator are not mentioned. The illustrator is listed in very tiny print on the back of the book with the copyright information, but authors and illustrators should get a prominent place somewhere on the book.
Mrs Mommy Booknerd
A super cool book that highlights the story of rap, that kids will both embrace and enjoy! Young readers will love learning to read this historically significant book. Babies will love looking at the bright, colorful illustrations. A delight for kids and a fun read for adults to read aloud to their child!
Two BookWorms Blog
Apr 04, 2019 rated it really liked it
Looking to share some music and the stories behind those favorite songs with your young rockers and rappers? Check out these two board books for an exciting way to introduce them to many artists in both genres.

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Miko Lee
Aug 10, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Sweet illustrated board book in the history of rap.
Jul 10, 2019 rated it it was ok
Mar 21, 2019 rated it liked it
For fans of rap, this is a cute introduction and fun board book.

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