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Sheep in a Jeep

Sheep in a Jeep

by Nancy Shaw Illustrated by Margot Apple

A flock of hapless sheep drive a jeep through the country in this rhyming picture book.

Praise for Sheep in a Jeep

"The bright-colored pencil drawings and lean text make this a great choice for preschool storytimes, as well as for beginning readers who want a funny story." — School Library Journal

5, 6, 7
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Tandem Library
Book Type
Beginning Reader Book
Comedy and Humor, Poetry, Songs, Verse, Adventure

About the Author and Illustrator

Nancy Shaw Nancy Shaw is the author of beloved tales featuring the endearing and comical sheep. She came up with the idea during a very long car trip with her husband and two children.
Margot Apple Margot Apple has illustrated over fifty books, including "Big Mama" by Tony Crunk and the "Sheep in a Jeep" books by Nancy Shaw. She lives in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts.

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