Boom Boom

Boom Boom

3.53 (170 ratings by Goodreads)
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Description

Join a group of toddlers at their preschool as they make new friends and together discover the joys of all the seasons.

In this nearly wordless picture book illustrated by Caldecott Honor medalist Margaret Chodos-Irvine, a group of nine toddlers at preschool make new friends and enjoy the pleasures and excitements of spring, summer, fall, and winter together--including the adventure of a scary-loud thunderstorm.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback | 40 pages
  • 229 x 279 x 8mm | 455g
  • Beach Lane Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • f-c reflective (jkt: gloss film, no spfx)
  • 1442434120
  • 9781442434127
  • 3,214,171

Review quote

A thunderstorm's "BOOM BOOM" instigates a riot of onomatopoeia knit into narrative. The story opens in an ethnically diverse classroom of children...fearless use of white space underscores the pictures' graphic power and Chodos-Irvine's command of pattern and color. Hear, hear! to this playful romp of a book.--Horn Book, November/December 2014
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About Sarvinder Naberhaus

Sarvinder Naberhaus is the author of Boom Boom and Lines. She lives with her family in Ames, Iowa.

Margaret Chodos-Irvine comes from a long line of craftspeople, so she approaches her work as if tailoring a suit or cobbling a shoe. It all has to fit and look beautiful at the same time. To do so, she uses a variety of printmaking techniques to create innovative patterns, vivid colors, and uniquely textured imagery in her work. She has illustrated eleven books for children and has been recognized with starred reviews and other honors, most notably a 2004 Caldecott Honor Award for Ella Sarah Gets Dressed, which she both wrote and illustrated. Margaret lives with her crafty family in Seattle, Washington.
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Rating details

170 ratings
3.53 out of 5 stars
5 16% (27)
4 31% (53)
3 44% (74)
2 9% (15)
1 1% (1)
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