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Big Red Barn (Revised) (Hardcover) (Margaret Wise Brown)

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By the big red barnIn the great green field,There was a pink pigWho was learning to squeal.

There were horses and sheep and goats and geese -- and a jaunty old scarecrow leaning on his hoe. And they all lived together by the big red barn. In joyous and exuberant

Pictures, Felicia Bond lovingly evokes Margaret Wise Brown's simple, rhythmic text about the cycle of a day on a farm, where a family of animals peacefully plays and sleeps.

There were horses and sheep and goats and geese -- and a jaunty old scarecrow leaning on his hoe. And they all lived together by the big red barn. In joyous and exuberant pictures, Felicia Bond lovingly evokes Margarett Wise Brown's simple, rhythmic text about the cycle of a day on a farm, where a family of animals peacefully plays and sleeps.

"Brown's melodic text is beguiling, while its subject'the big red barn that houses a menagerie of animals and their offspring'will have instant appeal to young children. Bond's newly added drawings have a simplicity that suits the story [about the cycle of a day on a farm]. A welcome reprise." 'BL.

The many animals that can be seen on a peaceful day at the farm are described in a jaunty rhyme and depicted in exuberant drawings that capture the fun of a farmyard
Edition: Revised
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Animals / General
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books
Age Range: Baby - 3 years
Author: Margaret Wise Brown
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 1989
TCIN: 11319357
UPC: 9780060207489
Item Number (DPCI): 247-00-3082

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