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Boom! Boom! Boom!

Boom! Boom! Boom!

Jamie A. Swenson, illustrated by David Walker

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

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FLASH! CRASH! BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!
One rainy night, in the midst of a storm,
A brave little boy is cozy and warm.
He's all snuggled up, safe in his room—
When "ARROOO" howls dog, "is there room?"
Of course there's room—and all is well—
Until . . .
FLASH! CRASH! BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!
What happens when too many friends start to squish in?
That's when the fun is sure to begin!

Even the youngest of readers are invited to count along as each of the family pets seeks refuge from the thunder and lightning in this lively and adorable picture book about bedtime, fears, and friendship.

Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year

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Praise for Boom! Boom! Boom!

“A good . . . good-night picture book.” —Kirkus Reviews

“Told in rhyme and including thunderous sound effects, this would be a reassuring bedtime story on a dark and stormy night.” —Booklist

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About the author

Jamie A. Swenson, illustrated by David Walker

Jamie A. Swenson received an M.F.A. in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Hamline University. She works as an associate librarian and early literacy storyteller. Jamie lives in Wisconsin with her family.
David Walker has illustrated many books for children, including Victoria Adler's Baby, Come Away and Ann Whitford Paul's Little Monkey Says Good Night and If Animals Kissed Good Night. He lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Jamie A. Swenson

David Walker

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