For high-energy toddlers, here's a playful poem that celebrates the thrill of making noise.
Meet the Author
Patricia Hubbell has been writing poetry since she was eleven years old. In 1998, her Wrapping Paper Romp was selected as a Parents Magazine Book of the Year. Patricia Hubbell lives with her husband, Harold Hornstein, in Easton, Connecticut, the small town where she was born. Remembering how much their children and grandchildren loved to bounce when they were very young prompted her to write Bouncing Time. "Bouncing is one of the joyous things little kids do," she says. "It reflects their constant enthusiasm."
Diane deGroat is the illustrator of more than 120 children's books and the author-illustrator of bestselling books about Gilbert, including Ants in Your Pants, Worms in Your Plants! (Gilbert Goes Green); April Fool! Watch Out at School!; Mother, You're the Best! (But Sister, You're a Pest!); Last One in Is a Rotten Egg!; and the New York Times bestseller Roses Are Pink, Your Feet Really Stink. Diane lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.
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Move over wild things and Chicka-Chicka Boom! Boom!, this book rules in our house! My husband bought this book for our now 6-year-old when he was one and it's been a family favorite ever since. Our 4-year-old 'reads' it to her baby sister and our son sings along. The rhythm and rhyme are sheer perfection. Get this book- you and your baby will fall in love with it!
This book is wonderful !!!!!! It is a very expressive book and lots fun for children and adults to read.