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    Sally Go Round The Stars: Favourite Rhymes from an Irish Childhood (Hardback) By (author) Sarah Webb, By (author) Claire Ranson, Illustrated by Steve McCarthy

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    DescriptionA major, beautifully-illustrated collection of favourite nursery rhymes known and loved throughout Ireland. It includes favourite international, British and Irish rhymes as well as special Irish favourites. * Sally Go Round the Moon * Old Mac Donald Had a Farm * Janey Mac * Night, night, sleep tight * Horsie, Horsie * Diddle, Diddle, Dumpling * Muc, Muc, Muc * Two Little Dicky Birds * Moon penny * Row, Row * One, Two, Buckle My Shoe * This Little Piggy * Ochanee, When I Was Wee * Rain, rain * Dance to Your Daddy * Twinkle, Twinkle * Hey Diddle Diddle * Jack be nimble * Humpty Dumpty * Rolai polai * Mary Mac, Mac, Mac * There Was an Old Woman * Dan, Dan, the Silly Old Man * Queen, Queen Caroline * I'll tell you a story * Baa Baa, Black Sheep * Mary Had a Little Lamb * I've Got a Dog * Three Blind Mice * The Wheels on the Bus * Are Ye Right there, Michael? * Arabella Miller * Half a Pound of Tuppenny Rice * Adam and Eve and Pinch-me * Mammy, Mammy Told Me O * Skinny Malink * I Eat My Peas with Honey * Little Miss Muffet * In a Dark, Dark Wood * Three Little Ghosties * The Fairies * Michael Finnegan * If You Weren't so Ballymena * Tell-tale * I'm the king of the castle * Seven Magpies * I'm a Little Teapot * Snug as a bug * Teddy Bear * Round the rugged rocks * Ring a Ring o' Roses * Red sky in the morning * Jack and Jill * This Is the Way * Ride a Cock Horse * How Many Miles to Babylon? * The Claddagh Boatman * Hey-ho for Hallowe'en * Double, double * Seilide, Seilide Pucai * Incy Wincy Spider * Ladybird, Ladybird * Hickory, Dickory, Dock * Pangur Ban * Two Cats of Kilkenny * All Things Bright and Beautiful * Hush-a-bye, Baby * Mocking Bird * Starlight


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    Title
    Sally Go Round The Stars
    Subtitle
    Favourite Rhymes from an Irish Childhood
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Sarah Webb, By (author) Claire Ranson, Illustrated by Steve McCarthy
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 64
    Width: 224 mm
    Height: 280 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 399 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781847172112
    ISBN 10: 1847172113
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: EY
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBR
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y1.1
    BIC E4L: LRN
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: YBLB1
    LC subject heading:
    BIC children’s book marketing category: A3M79
    DC22: 398.8
    B&T Merchandise Category: JUV
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T General Subject: 212
    B&T Book Type: EF
    Libri: I-C9
    LC subject heading:
    Ingram Subject Code: C9
    BISAC V2.8: JNF042000, JUV057000
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBR
    DC23: 398.8
    LC classification: PZ8.3.S1734 SAL 2011
    LC subject heading: ,
    Obrien Categories: 45
    BISAC region code: 1.1.2.2.0.0.0
    Obrien Categories: T19
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: YBLB
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Illustrations note
    56 colour illustrations
    Publisher
    O'Brien Press Ltd
    Imprint name
    O'Brien Press Ltd
    Publication date
    25 June 2012
    Publication City/Country
    Dublin
    Author Information
    Sarah Webb has written seven bestselling novels including, 'When the Boys Are Away', 'Take a Chance', and 'Always the Bridesmaid'. Her books have been published in many different countries including the U.S. and Indonesia. She has also written four children's books, has contributed short stories to many collections including 'Moments', and has compiled and edited two charity collections of her own, 'Travelling Light' and 'Mum's the Word'. Claire Ranson was born in England where she completed a degree in English Literature and a Master's in Children's Literature. She has worked with Poetry Ireland and Children's Books Ireland. She now lives in Dublin with her husband and two children.
    Review quote
    'each rhyme is beautifully illustrated' -- Sunday Business Post Agenda 'This is a book that will be enjoyed and cherished by both parents and children.' -- Maternity and Infant Magazine 'With first-time book illustrator Steve McCarthy, Webb and Ranson have produced a collection which will awaken memories of forgotten tradition in some readers, while for others it may spark a whole new cycle of childhood rhymes to be passed to the next ge -- The Evening Echo 'charming' -- Woman's Way 'There's a great selection of long and short rhymes and it's lovely to see so many distinctly Irish rhymes alongside the traditional Mother Goose collection. Steve McCarthy's quirky and colourful pictures add to the pleasure of this book.' -- Book Fest 'Every single page is glorious ... Steve McCarthy is one of the best illustrators that I've come across in Ireland ... A lot of these rhymes I'd forgotten about!' -- The Comic Cast 'a beautiful collection of nursery rhymes' -- eye magazine (Early Years Educator) 'really good fun ... beautifully produced ... a great gift' -- TV3's Ireland AM 'a cracker' -- Late Late Toy Show 'every nursery rhyme you have ever forgotten the words to ... wacky and inventive illustrations ... children from three years upwards will be rapt - as will parents reliving their childhoods' -- Sunday Business Post 'gentle nostalgia and lovely illustrations; -- Sunday Independent 'every nursery rhyme you have ever forgotten the words to ... wacky and inventive illustrations ... children from three years upwards will be rapt - as will parents reliving their childhoods' -- The Sunday Business Post 'well-known rhymes blend jauntily with old Irish street-chants ... The bold, colourful outline and very child-friendly illustrations by Steve McCarthy top this delightful book for children of all ages.' -- Irish Examiner 'beautifully illustrated' -- Ryan Tubridy 'a collection which will awaken memories of forgotten tradition in some readers, while for others it may spark a whole new cycle of childhood rhymes to be passed to the next generation' -- Evening Echo 'it's a real treat to find a fresh selection of nursery-rhymes ... there are rhymes here that deserve to become family favourites ... next time I take my young ones trick or treating, we will certainly be singing Hey-ho for Hallowe'en! ... grown-up reader -- Armadillo Poetry Magazine 'a wonderful collection of nursery rhymes and childhood songs ... beautifully illustrated ... a big thumbs up from us! -- mumstown.ie 'a choice pick for reading aloud to little ones' -- MidWest Book Review 'Parents, child-care providers, and ... school teachers will find this a wonderful resource for encouraging literacy and imagination' -- School Library Journal 'a lovely collection' -- Publishers Weekly 'McCarthy's illustrations bring a good deal of humor to the pages' -- Publishers Weekly 'beautiful ... the perfect book to share and to enjoy' -- Mothers & Babies 'delightfully illustrated' -- Woman's Way sure to delight both the youngest and oldest among us ... a uniquely Irish flavour -- Mad About Books