Down by the Bay by RaffiDown by the Bay by Raffi

Down by the Bay

byRaffiIllustratorNadine Bernard Westcott

Paperback | December 12, 1988

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Illus. in full color. "Bright, clear colors humorously portray the busy children, jolly animals, and frantic mothers that populate the song. Music (melody line, with chords marked) is included."--School Library Journal.
Raffi Cavoukian was born in Cairo, Egypt, in 1948 to Armenian parents. Music and literature were very much a part of Raffi’s own childhood, leading to his interest in learning the guitar as a teenager. In 1970 he began his career as a performer in local music spots and later transitioned to performing music for children. As his caree...
Title:Down by the BayFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 9 × 6.94 × 0.16 inPublished:December 12, 1988Publisher:Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0517566451

ISBN - 13:9780517566459

Appropriate for ages: Baby - 2


Rated 5 out of 5 by from memory lane I taught my daughter this song. She loves it. I found this book in a store, bought it and she loves it so much
Date published: 2017-11-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from A classic! Such a great board book. The lyrics of the song are depicted on each page and the final page of the book includes the accompanying musical sheet music for you to play along while you sing with little ones!
Date published: 2017-03-26

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A deliciously whimsical picture-book version of one of Raffi's most popular songs. From start to finish, the tall tales created by two extremely imaginative friends grow ever wilder as each tries to top the other. Full-color illustrations