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Duck Sock Hop

Duck Sock Hop

ISBN: 0803737122

Title: Duck Sock Hop

Author: Jane Kohuth

KDL Description:

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A rhyming story features tongue-twisting text and whimsical images of colorful ducks who don socks with patterns of stripes, spots, squares, and dots and dance riotously in an energetic countdown until their socks are completely worn out and a new countdown begins.

Amazon Description:

A rollicking, rhyming read-aloud that will knock your socks off!

Warm-up, wiggle, stretch your beak.
Duck Sock Hop comes once a week!
The mood is high, the sun is low,
the music starts, get ready, go!


In this tongue-twisting, toe-tapping picture book, ducks grab socks from a big sock box and head on down to the duck sock hop. In socks with stripes and socks with spots, socks with squares and socks with dots, these brightly, boldly illustrated ducks dance until their socks go rip; and ducks teeter, tumble, twist, and trip. But not to worry; in this preschool-perfect read-aloud, when one sock hop ends, the countdown to the next one begins. So, prepare for a feel-good, giggle-inducing read.