Tap Tap Boom Boom

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Tap Tap Boom Boom
Written by Elizabeth Bluemle
Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0763693049
ISBN-13: 9780763693046
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Tap Tap Boom Boom

author: Elizabeth Bluemle
illustrator: G. Brian Karas

The clouds are gathering above a city street and soon — tap, tap, boom, boom! As a thunderstorm rolls in, people of all stripes race to get away from the crackling rain and wind. With quirky wordplay and infectious rhymes, Elizabeth Bluemle crystallizes an unexpected moment of community, while G. Brian Karas’s warm illustrations show the smiles to be had when a storm brings strangers together as friends.

“In toe-tapping, jazz-chant verse. . . . Bluemle’s story unfolds on a scale just right for preschoolers, with plenty of hullabaloo.” — Publishers Weekly (starred review)
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
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isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763693049 /  9780763693046
on sale date:
04/2017
type/format:
Picture Books / Paperback
age range:
3 yrs - 7 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / 9 5/16" x 10 13/16"
grade range:
Preschool - Grade 2
 
subjects:
Lifestyles; Concepts; Nature & The Natural World;
author’s comments:
Elizabeth Bluemle is the author of How Do You Wokka-Wokka? and My Father the Dog, both illustrated by Randy Cecil, and Dogs on the Bed, illustrated by Anne Wilsdorf. Elizabeth Bluemle lives in Vermont, where she co-owns the Flying Pig Bookstore in Shelburne.
illustrator’s comments:
G. Brian Karas has illustrated more than ninety children’s books, including two books about Ant and Honey Bee by Megan McDonald; Switching on the Moon: A Very First Book of Bedtime Poems, edited by Jane Yolen and Andrew Fusek Peters; and the New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Book Are You Going to Be Good? by Cari Best. G. Brian Karas lives in the Hudson Valley of New York.
 
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