The Itsy-Bitsy Spider

Board Book | April 1, 2000

byJeanette Winter

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This nursery rhyme has enchanted children for generations. Now Jeanette Winter's warm, evocative illustrations make this classic as delightful to look at as it is to share with little ones, who will be eager to hear - and see - again and again. - The third and fourth in a board book series of classic nursery rhymes by an award-winning illustrator - Perfect gifts for newborns and toddlers

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This nursery rhyme has enchanted children for generations. Now Jeanette Winter's warm, evocative illustrations make this classic as delightful to look at as it is to share with little ones, who will be eager to hear - and see - again and again. - The third and fourth in a board book series of classic nursery rhymes by an award-winni...

JEANETTE WINTER has written and illustrated many books for children, including MAMA, The Librarian of Basra, Calavera Abecedario: A Day of the Dead Alphabet Book, My Name Is Georgia, and Josefina. She lives in New York City.

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Format:Board BookDimensions:24 pages, 4.5 × 4.5 × 0.22 inPublished:April 1, 2000Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0152021302

ISBN - 13:9780152021306

Appropriate for ages: 3

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This chunky board book joins several others by Jeanette Winter (Hey Diddle Diddle, Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star and Rock-A-Bye Baby). The unusual format has each image filling two pages and the book must be held in a vertical position. It works quite well for this nursery rhyme, as the spider climbs up the spout, the rain comes down and washes her out. When the sun appears, the intrepid little spider does it all over again. Another story runs parallel in the pictures--a black bird watches every move, but does not seem too intent on making a meal of the spider. He flies away when a cat appears on the scene. 2000, Red Wagon/Harcourt, Ages 6 mo. to 3. Reviewer: Marilyn Courtot-Children's Literature