Big Red Barn Big Book

Paperback | March 15, 1991

byMargaret Wise Brown

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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.

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.

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Rhymed text and illustrations introduce the many different animals that live in the big barn.

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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 exuberantPictures, Felicia Bond lovingly evokes Margaret Wise Brown's simple, rhythmic ...

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Rhymed text and illustrations introduce the many different animals that live in the big barn.

Few writers have been as attuned to the concerns and emotions of childhood as Margaret Wise Brown (1910-1952). A graduate of Hollins College and the progressive Bank Street College of Education, she combined her literary aspirations with the study of child development. Her unique ability to see the world through a child's eyes is unequ...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 17.75 × 15 × 0.68 inPublished:March 15, 1991Publisher:HarperCollins

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060207507

ISBN - 13:9780060207502

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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Rhymed text and illustrations introduce the many different animals that live in the big barn.