each page of this vibrant book to find a large illustrations of all
your favorite farm animals: chickens, goats, donkeys and more! Concise,
bolded text provides clues to the animal as you unfold, revealing what
animal has hooves or says "moo", and asks the reader to guess as they
unfold the large illustration. There may be a million animal books out
there, but Taback's latest is definitely worth adding to the collection.
Caldecott award-winning illustrator Simms Taback adds Farm Animals to his best-selling City Animals and Safari Animals series. Just like the other books, Farm Animals is a guessing game. Turn the page for your first clue: "I have curly hair." Open the flap and you'll see another clue: "I say "Baa." Open one more and you'll see the answer to the riddle: "I'm a lamb." It's a fun, interactive book featuring five barnyard favorites (hen, goat, cow, lamb and donkey) in Taback's signature bold and bright style.
About the Author
Simms Taback won a Caldecott Honor Award for There Was an Old Woman Who Swallowed a Fly and the Caldecott Medal for Joseph Had a Little Overcoat, of which The Horn Book wrote, "The art sings with color and movement and humor and personality." He has also produced award-winning titles for Blue Apple, such as Peek-a-Boo, Who? (a 2006 Scholastic Parent & Child Best Book of the Year) and Simms Taback's Big Book of Words (a 2004 Child Best Book of the Year, 2004 Parenting Book of the Year Award winner, and a 2004 Parents' Choice Gold Award winner). The author lives in California.