Jazz Baby

Jazz Baby

Book - 2007
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With a simple clap of hands, an itty-bitty beboppin' baby gets his whole family singing and dancing. Sister's hands snap. Granny sings scat. Uncle soft-shoes--and Baby keeps the groove. Things start to wind down when Mama and Daddy sing blues so sweet. Now a perfectly drowsy baby sleeps deep, deep, deep.

Lisa Wheeler and R. Gregory Christie pair up for a celebration of music, imagination, and big families--but they know that even a jazz baby needs to snooze. Oh yeah.
Publisher: Orlando : Harcourt, 2007.
ISBN: 9780152025229
Branch Call Number: E WHE
Characteristics: 32 unnumbered pages :,color illustrations ;,26 cm
Additional Contributors: Christie, R. Gregory 1971-


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Apr 05, 2019

Great read out loud book! Love the illustrations!

Kirsten_Library Feb 08, 2018

One of my favourites to read at Babytime. The rhythym and fun sounds are fantastic for babies who are taking in the world around them and its sounds and rhythms.

May 30, 2017

Another great Lisa Wheeler book for kids! My 1 year old LOVED this book as we would sing-read this. Very up beat and engaging. I believe the repetitiveness is great for toddlers learning to talk as my daughter wanted to copy.

Apr 04, 2016

This lively tale follows a baby surrounded by a fun and musical family. The text and dynamic illustrations work together to give this book a totally joyful feel. So much fun!

PimaLib_DawnG Apr 02, 2015

This book is wonderful for a music-themed storytime. Reading it feels like you are singing a song; and everyone from babies up to their grandparents love it.

Mar 14, 2013

Every child in my pre-school class loves this book - they memmorized it within a week and kept asking for it after we returned it to the library

Nov 02, 2011

My 16-month-old can't get enough of this book. The first time we read it to him, he started dancing as if he were listening to music. He loves the rhythm and repetition, and the pictures of people dancing. It is the first book that has engaged him so much. We read it several times every day. Highly recommended.

Jun 16, 2010

My daughter loves this book! She won't go to bed without her Jazz Baby.

Jan 23, 2010

This book was a staple at bed time for a 20 month to 3 year old. Loved the rhythmic story and had it memorized by the time she was 2. Great to see all the family involved in the story -- aunts, cousins, grandparents etc. DOO WOP DOO!

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Feb 24, 2010

Auntiekey thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 2 and 8


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