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Ear Worm!

author: Jo Knowles
illustrator: Galia Bernstein

One summer day, as Little Worm heads out to play, he discovers he has a song stuck in his head. “What’s that you’re singing?” Owl asks, but Little Worm can’t say. He wriggles past, determined to learn who filled his head with “Shimmy shimmy, no-sashay.” Owl flaps along with a song of his own, and before long Chipmunk, Bunny, and Fox fall in line, each contributing an ear worm to the joyful cacophony. Amid all the singing and dancing, Little Worm forgets his musical mystery until later when—surprise!—Papa Worm tucks him in. Hip, vintage-inspired illustrations and whimsical typesetting meet movement, sound play, and comic, cumulative delights in a picture book that will charm media-savvy children and their parents alike.

A musical treat for the ear and eye, this antic tale of a worm on a mission doubles as a cozy bedtime book.
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$17.99 / $0.00
isbn-10/isbn-13:
1536225738 /  9781536225730
on sale date:
01/2022
type/format:
Picture Books / EBook
age range:
2 yrs - 5 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / N/A
grade range:
Preschool - Kindergarten
 
subjects:
Animals; Social Themes; Imagination & Play; Performing Arts;
author’s comments:
Jo Knowles is the renowned author of several middle-grade and young adult novels, including See You at Harry’s, Still a Work in Progress, Where the Heart Is, and Jumping Off Swings. Ear Worm! is her picture-book debut. She lives in Vermont.
illustrator’s comments:
Galia Bernstein is the acclaimed author-illustrator of I Am a Cat and Leyla. She lives in Brooklyn.
 
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