Old MacDonald by Amy Schwartz

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There's plenty of work to be done on Old MacDonald's farm! Amy Schwartz's sunny, wonderfully detailed barnyard scenes extend the song far beyond its happy lyrics. Full color.

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Amy Schwartz has written and illustrated many classic picture books, among them "Bea and Mr. Jones, " a Reading Rainbow feature; "Oma and Bobo; Annabelle Swift, Kindergartner; A Teeny Tiny Baby" (a "New York Times" Best Illustrated Book of the Year); "Some Babies, " its sequel; "How to Catch an Elephant;" and "The Boys Team, " a finalist among the "Riverbank Review's" "Books of Distinction." She lives with her husband, historian and critic Leonard Marcus, and their son, Jacob, in Brooklyn, New York.
Published May 1, 1999 by Scholastic. 32 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Nature & Wildlife, Travel, Children's Books.

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In Schwartz's (A Teeny Tiny Baby) exuberant interpretation, the old standby song becomes a family affair. The opening spread (Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O!) shows the lay of the farmland, w

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