Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush by Sophie Fatus


Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush by Sophie Fatus

Sing along with Fred Penner as you follow four children from different countries, each going through their early morning routine and getting ready for school. See what the pictures tell you about different ways of life in Europe, Africa, India and China. The key features include: the latest from Fred Penner, the voice behind The Animal Boogie (PB w/ CD: 978-1-90523-622-0) which has sold more than 300,000 copies worldwide; sing and mime to the classic song -- a favourite in classrooms and at home; children will recognise their own familiar routine as they learn about the rituals of other cultures; recent praise for the illustrator: 'Fatus' vibrant acrylic-and-pastel illustrations...nearly dance off the page' - School Library Journal on The Farmyard Jamboree (PB with music CD: 978-1-84686-030-0); and interactive - lots of scope for kinesthetic learning through mime.


'This multicultural treat will encourage creative movement as well as creativity' - School Library Journal'

About the Author

Sophie Fatus is a full-time illustrator and sculptress, who studied at the prestigious Academy of Fine Art in Paris. Her brightly colored illustrations and quirky style are world-renowned and have graced the pages of several other Barefoot books including The Farmyard Jamboree (PB with music CD: 978-1-84686-030-0), The Story Tree (PB with CD: 978-1-90523-612-1), Babushka (978-1-84148-411-2), The Barefoot Book of Monsters! (978-1-84148-068-8), and My Daddy is a Pretzel (HC: 978-1-84148-150-0; PB:978-1-90523-682-4). Sophie lives in Florence. Fred Penner has been entertaining kids and adults alike for more than twenty years. He has worn many hats-- from folk rock singer, television host and home video star to children's book author, UNICEF Canada spokesman, husband, and father of four! Fred lives in Manitoba, Canada. Some of Fred's best-selling singalong PB w/CDs include: The Animal Boogie (978-1-90523-622-0);Walking through the Jungle (978-1-90523-699-2), and A Dragon on the Doorstep (978-1-90523-665-7).

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Book Info


Mixed media product
Contains Hardback and CD-Audio (Music recording)
24 pages


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Publication date

1st March 2007



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Barefoot Books Ltd is an imprint of Barefoot Books

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