Knick Knack Paddy Whack by Steve Songs
  

Knick Knack Paddy Whack

Written by Steve Songs
Illustrated by Christiane Engel

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Adapted from the traditional folk song with the refrain 'with a knick-knack, paddy whack give a dog a bone, this old man came rolling home', this book features a parade of children from different cultures, each of them playing a different musical instrument. It is suitable for early years learning.

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Knick Knack Paddy Whack by Steve Songs

Adapted from the traditional folk song with the refrain 'with a knick-knack, paddy whack give a dog a bone, this old man came rolling home', Barefoot's new version features a parade of children from different cultures, each of them playing a different musical instrument. This title is aimed at the education market. With a simple counting theme and a music CD that introduces nine different instruments, this book is ideal for Early Years learning. It features a music score and a simple introduction to instrument families. It joins best-selling Barefoot Singalong songs such as The Animal Boogie (978-1-90523-622-0) and Creepy Crawly Calypso (978-1-84148-138-8).

About the Author

Christiane Engel is originally from Germany, but currently works as an illustrator and children's book writer in London. This is her first project with Barefoot Books.Steve Songs has been performing songs for children and families for over five years. By blending participatory songs, clever stories and great melodies, he creates an interactive, educational and musical journey for his listeners. His music has won numerous awards in the USA, including a Parents' Choice Gold Award, a CMW Best Audio Award, a NAPPA Honor and an iParenting Media Award. He currently lives in Connecticut and this is his first recording with Barefoot Books.

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Book Info

Format

Mixed media product
Contains Hardback and CD-Audio (Performance - spoken word)
24 pages

Author

Steve Songs
More books by Steve Songs

Publisher

Barefoot Books Ltd

Publication date

7th March 2008

ISBN

9781846861444

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Publisher Profile

Barefoot Books Ltd is an imprint of Barefoot Books

logo Barefoot Books celebrate art and story that opens the hearts and minds of children from all walks of life, inspiring them to read deeper, search further, and explore their own creative gifts.

Publisher's Website

www.barefoot-books.com


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