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My Mother Goose

My Mother Goose

A Collection of Favorite Rhymes, Songs, and Concepts

David McPhail; illustrations by David McPhail

Roaring Brook Press


Nook, Fixed Layout


Roaring Brook Press

Roaring Brook Press


ISBN: 9781466848764

96 Pages, Ages 2-5

All your favorite nursery rhymes, songs, and concepts illustrated by popular artist David McPhail--the perfect shower, birthday, or Christmas gift for babies and toddlers.
Enter the beloved world of Mother Goose with the whimsical illustrations of David McPhail. Here classic rhymes come to life with energy, humor, and the sweetest charm. With a loveable cast of zoo and farm animals, My Mother Goose also includes concepts like opposites, colors, and early vocabulary. Give children a gift they will treasure for years to come.

Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year


Praise for My Mother Goose

“McPhail's welcoming world of anthropomorphic animals and adventurous children is as distinctive and cozy as ever.” —Publishers Weekly

“McPhail portrays a classic, though updated, Mother Goose world, populated with people (not all white) and anthropomorphized animals.” —The Horn Book

About the author

David McPhail; illustrations by David McPhail

David McPhail published his first children's book, The Bear's Toothache, in 1972. Since then, he has written and/or illustrated more than fifty books including No! and The Abandoned Lighthouse, published by Roaring Brook Press. He lives in New Hampshire.

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