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I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

by Mary Ann Hoberman, Nadine Bernard Westcott Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott

This is a cumulative folk song in which the solution proves worse than the predicament when an old lady swallows a fly.

Everyone knows the words to this well-loved, classic song. First published with Nadine Bernard Westcott's hilarious illustrations in 1980, over 250,000 copies have been sold in hardcover and paperback. Now published for the first time in board book format with all new illustrations, this book will delight a whole new audience: babies and toddlers. Giving an old favorite children's song a brand-new look, this book features an updated design, along with musical notation and an activity page. Full color.

Ages
5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
1.7
DRA
16
Guided Reading
J
Publisher
Megan Tingley Books
Number of Pages
11
Genre
Comedy and Humor, Poetry, Songs, Verse

About the Authors and Illustrator

Mary Ann Hoberman 2008 Children's Poet Laureate of the United States
Nadine Bernard Westcott Nadine Bernard Westcott has illustrated numerous books for children. She lives in Nantucket, MA with her husband, Bill.
Nadine Bernard Westcott Nadine Bernard Westcott has illustrated numerous books for children. She lives in Nantucket, MA with her husband, Bill.

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