Baa, Baa, Black Sheep

Baa, Baa, Black Sheep

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In this take-off on the familiar nursery rhyme, black sheep graciously offers bag after bag of wool to Miss, who handcrafts mittens, a tea cosy, and more for her friends, then produces a sweater for the shivering sheep when all the wool is gone. Includes music for piano and guitar.
Publisher: New York :, Holiday House,, [2015]
Edition: First edition
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9780823433889
Branch Call Number: jfb Cabr


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May 07, 2017

Cute play on the familiar nursery rhyme. The meter is close enough that you can sing the story, and there's a hint of a plot as Black Sheep slowly runs out of wool.
My kids (ages 1.5 and 3.5) really enjoyed this book.

JCLBeckyC Feb 27, 2017

Poor Black Sheep ends up shivering and cold (and a little embarrassed to be naked) until Miss lends her a hat, a scarf, a sweater, and some socks that she'd made from the many bags full of wool Black Sheep had lent her over the season. Sweet and funny story about sharing, based on the classic nursery rhyme. Toddlers will enjoy the pictures and rhymes, and older preschoolers will appreciate the joke.

One of our favourite rhymes by one of our favourite illustrators! What's not to love?

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