Chicky Chicky Chook Chook by Cathy Maclennan
  

Chicky Chicky Chook Chook

Written by Cathy Maclennan
Illustrated by Cathy MacLennan

3+ readers   
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The Lovereading4Kids comment

Chicky chicks, buzzy bees and kitty cats romp in sun and snuggle in the warmth, until pitter-patter, down comes the rain. A great read-aloud, sing-along board book, full of fun-to-imitate animal sounds, rhythm and movement.

A Piece of Passion from David Bennett, Publisher, Boxer Books

This is fabulous writing! When I opened the unsolicited envelope and saw the dummy for Chicky with some notes from Cathy MacLennan - I called her immediately! In publishing everyone is looking for something new and Cathy had achieved that in every aspect of her presentation. She had singled out Boxer Books for her first book. She plays with language in an unfettered manner, full of fun and a style of illustration that is unlike any other. Lucky Boxer Books!

Synopsis

Chicky Chicky Chook Chook by Cathy Maclennan

Cathy MacLennan's popular debut title, Chicky Chicky Chook Chook, is now available as a board book with a touch-and-feel cover. Chicky chicks, buzzy bees and kitty cats romp in sun and snuggle in the warmth, until pitter-patter, down comes the rain. A great read-aloud, sing-along book, full of fun-to-imitate animal sounds, rhythm and movement.

Reviews

The whimsical illustrations finely complement the sightly offbeat rhythms of the text making this book fun to read and listen to. Carousel

Full of energy and smiles. A real classic. – The Northern Echo

This book deserves a ten-foot sign saying ‘Read Me Now. – Learning Support Magazine

This is a true celebration of the joys of life . . . a book that simply cries out to be
performed. – Books for Keeps

About the Author

Cathy Maclennan

Born in Zimbabwe, Cathy MacLennan is inspired by African art and culture. She grew up painting on any surface she could find: paper, wood, fabric, rocks – even doors and walls! Cathy studied fashion, textile design and photography and went on to become a commercial photographer. In recent years she has worked as a mural and trompe l’oeil artist, creating large-scale artworks on the walls and ceilings of many different spaces.

Cathy is the creator of the highly acclaimed Chicky Chicky Chook Chook; Monkey Monkey Monkey and Spooky Spooky Spooky. She writes, illustrates, designs and creates in a studio at the bottom of her garden, inspired by the plants and wildlife that surround her.

To read an extended biography of Cathy, click here.

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Book Info

Format

Board Book
32 pages
Interest Age: From To 3

Author

Cathy Maclennan
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Author's Website

www.cathymaclennan.com/

Publisher

Boxer Books Limited

Publication date

6th March 2008

ISBN

9781905417322

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