KDL Recommends For Kids > Award Winners and "Best of" Lists > PLAY-GROW-READ! - Best Books for Babies

KDL Recommends

< Big Fat Hen | The Itsy Bitsy Spider (Board Book) >

Big Red Barn Board Book (rpkg)

Big Red Barn Board Book (rpkg)

ISBN: 0694006246

Title: Big Red Barn Board Book (rpkg)

Author: Margaret Wise Brown

Amazon Description:

By the big red barn
In the great green field,
There was a pink pig
Who 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.

In the barnyard there are roosters and cows, horses and goats, and a pink piglet who is learning to squeal. Margaret Wise Brown’s lulling story about a day in the life of a barnyard is now available as a sturdy board book. Felicia Bond’s atmospheric illustrations add to the tranquil simplicity of this story.