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My Mother Goose : a collection of favorite rhymes, songs, and concepts

Author: David McPhail
Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Preschool : English : First editionView all editions and formats
An illustrated collection of nursery rhymes and songs, interspersed with concept pages on such themes as "going places" and "colors and shapes."

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Genre/Form: Children's poetry
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile works
Nursery rhymes
Juvenile literature
Picture books for children
Material Type: Preschool
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David McPhail
ISBN: 9781596435261 1596435267
OCLC Number: 862961459
Description: 96 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: As I went to Bonner --
As Tommy Snooks and Bessy Brooks --
Baa, baa, black sheep --
Boys and girls come out to play --
Chook, chook, chook, chok --
Christmas is coming, the geese are getting fat --
Cobbler, cobbler, mend my shoe --
Diddle, diddle, dumpling, my son John --
Donkey, donkey, old and gray --
Great A, little a --
Here I am, Little Jumping Joan --
Hey diddle diddle --
Hickory, dickory, dare --
Hickory, dickory, dock --
Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall --
Hush little baby, don't say a word --
I have a little dreidel --
I love you well --
It's raining; its pouring --
Jack and Jill went up the hill --
Jack be nimble --
Jack Sprat could eat no fat --
January brings the snow --
Jerry Hall --
Little Bo-Peep has lost her sheep --
Little Boy Blue --
Little girl, little girl where have you been? --
Little Jack Horner --
Little Miss Muffet --
Little ships must keep the shore --
Little Tommy Tittlemouse --
London Bridge is falling down --
Mary, Mary, quite contrary --
Monday's child is fair of face --
"Mother, may I go out to swim?" --
Old King Cole --
Old Mother Hubbard --
One, two, Buckle my shoe --
One, two, three, four, five, I caught a giant hare alive --
Over the river and through the wood --
Pat-a-cake, pat-a-cake, baker's man --
Pease porridge hot --
Peter, Peter, pumpkin eater --
Pussy cat, pussy cat, where have you been? --
Rain, rain, go away --
Ride away, ride away --
Rock-a-bye, baby, on the treetop --
Simple Simon met a pieman --
Sing a song of sixpence --
Star light, star bright --
The giant Jim, great giant grim --
The Queen of Hearts --
There was a little girl, and she had a little curl --
There was an old woman who lived in a shoe --
This is the night of Halloween --
This little piggy went to market --
Three little kittens they lost their mittens --
Three wise men of Gotham --
To market, to market, to buy a fat pig --
Tom, Tom, the piper's son --
Up in the green orchard --
Wee Willie Winkie runs through the town --
Yankee Doodle came to town.
Other Titles: Nursery rhymes.
Responsibility: David McPhail.


With the whimsical illustrations, this title features classic rhymes. It includes a loveable cast of zoo and farm animals along with concepts like opposites, colours, and early vocabulary.  Read more...


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My Mother Goose

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2014-03-28) Excellent Permalink

My Mother Goose took me down memory lane. It was fun to read nursery rhymes I had not heard in years, and I found that they are just as fun now as they were when I was a child. I enjoyed the book and am glad to see that the author is keeping some of these rhymes going. The illustrations added to the...
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