Giddy-up! Let's Ride! by Flora McDonnell

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Flora McDonnell’s joyful new rendition of an old rhyming game will inspire many a rousing ride on a bouncing knee.

Trrrit-trrrot! Rumpetta-trump! Bang! Bang! Boom! Boom! Flora McDonnell takes the traditional "This Is the Way the Ladies Ride" and puts an exhilarating new spring in its step and an exotic new cast of riders at the reins. From the clown who bump-bumps to the knight who clank-clanks, the richly colored images in this beautiful book will spark many young imaginations. Giddy-up!
 

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Flora McDonnell says, "This book was inspired by an old nursery rhyme called ‘This Is the Way the Ladies Ride.’ While I was still small enough to sit in her lap, my grandmother used to play it with me. I could never have enough of this game, and in GIDDY-UP! LET'S RIDE! I have imagined more riders and rides.
 
Published June 1, 2002 by Candlewick. 32 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Action & Adventure, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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