Clap Clap by Madalena Matoso
  

Synopsis

Clap Clap by Madalena Matoso

A book of sounds where your hands make the noise!Flap, flap, flap and a butterfly flaps its wings.Knock, knock, knockwho is at the door?Boom, boom, boom...a boy plays a drum with all his energy!Help tell a story of noise and soundno batteries required, just your hands on each side of the cover.Madalena Matoso studied Communication Design at Lisbon College of Fine Arts and post-graduated in Graphic Editorial Design at the Faculty of Fine Arts in Barcelona, Spain. In 1999 she and three friends created the Planeta Tangerina, dedicated to illustration and graphic design.

Reviews

A truly toddler-friendly pairing of clapping and counting. [...] Younger children will immediately and delightedly key in to the percussive possibilities [...] an open-and-shut winner.--Kirkus Reviews A hardback cover and rounded pages are useful for younger page turners, while older ones will contemplate the quirky people and animals composed of geometric shapes illustrated in the brightest of primary colors. The blocky designs and text demand interactive listening, encouraging kids to stand up and move.--Booklist It's very creative and a lot of fun. [...] one of the most engaging and lively counting books I've ever come across. [...] Clap, Clap deserves a standing ovation!--The Picture Book Review Clap, Clap! is an interactive book that works great for toddlers or young, school-age kids. Get them up, get them moving, and talk about all the great sounds they can make!--Books for Kids Bringing the book's covers together creates many more actions and sounds in this fun, interactive counting book. Bold and bright geometric illustrations include pink, black, and white faces exploring the noises and sounds - no batteries are required!--Omnilibros A truly toddler-friendly pairing of clapping and counting. [] Younger children will immediately and delightedly key in to the percussive possibilities [] an open-and-shut winner. Kirkus Reviews A hardback cover and rounded pages are useful for younger page turners, while older ones will contemplate the quirky people and animals composed of geometric shapes illustrated in the brightest of primary colors. The blocky designs and text demand interactive listening, encouraging kids to stand up and move. Booklist It s very creative and a lot of fun. [] one of the most engaging and lively counting books I ve ever come across. [] Clap, Clap deserves a standing ovation! The Picture Book Review Clap, Clap! is an interactive book that works great for toddlers or young, school-age kids. Get them up, get them moving, and talk about all the great sounds they can make! Books for Kids Bringing the book s covers together creates many more actions and sounds in this fun, interactive counting book. Bold and bright geometric illustrations include pink, black, and white faces exploring the noises and sounds no batteries are required! Omnilibros

About the Author

Madalena Matoso: Madalena Matoso studied Communication Design at Lisbon College of Fine Arts and post-graduated in Graphic Editorial Design at the Faculty of Fine Arts in Barcelona. In 1999 she and three friends created the Planeta Tangerina, dedicated to illustration and graphic design.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

Madalena Matoso
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Publisher

Flying Eye Books

Publication date

1st February 2016

ISBN

9781909263826


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