Motor Goose Read Online Free - In this picture book, Mother Goose rhymes are reimagined with vehicles-- trains, planes, trucks, and boats!
Hey Digger, Digger
(Hey Diddle, Diddle)
Hey digger, digger,
the hole's getting bigger.
Your shovel's been scooping since ten.
Beware the loose rubble.
Too late--you're in trouble!
You'd better start digging again.
Wonderful rhymes and VEHICLES! Here is a collection that every car/plane/boat/crane/digger/taxi/train-loving kid will adore. With hilarious artwork by Jef Kaminsky, Motor Goose is a must-have for readers who like things that go. And as the rhymes progress, the day winds down, making this perfect for bedtime.
|Number of Pages||:||32 pages|
August 16, 2017
Motor Goose rewrites classic Mother Goose rhymes (Humpty Dumpty, Twinkle Twinkle, etc.) with a motor vehicle theme. Bumpty Dumpty is a dump truck, for example. Kids who like nursery rhymes and heavy machinery may enjoy it. I found the illustrations a little sloppy.
July 22, 2017
Thanks to the publisher for providing me with a finished copy of this title for review purposes - all opinions are my own.
I field-tested this book with my 5-year-old daughter at bedtime and she loved it! This is a book of reimagined Mother Goose nursery rhymes each with a "motor" theme - we had...
November 04, 2017
Colby, Rebecca Motor Goose: Rhymes That Go! illustrated by Jef Kaminsky. PICTURE BOOK. Feiwel and Friends (Macmillan), 2017. $16.99.
Classic nursery rhymes are re-written to star and focus on planes, trains, automobiles and any other number of vehicles. From Barry Was a Little Sub (Mary Had a Lit...
January 27, 2018
Super cute & Fun read! Even my 3 year old who doesn't care for story time enjoyed it.
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October 15, 2016
I had the immense privilege to read an early draft of this book and what a clever concept! Rebecca Colby (It's Raining Bats and Frogs) revs things up with a unique transportation twist on popular nursery rhymes. Genius! And paired with Kaminsky's vibrant and whimsical art, this book is hard to re...
November 25, 2017
Motor Goose (2017) By Rebecca Colby
What a creative collection of peoms, that are based off the classics such as Mary Had a Little Lamb, Roses Are Red and Hickory Dickory Dock. The author uses the same rhyming patterns as the originals but instead uses all sorts of vehicles that provide transporta...
July 29, 2017
Twenty-three humorous poems do homage to the original Mother Goose nursery rhymes with a slant celebrating all sorts of vehicles. Although the poems indicate which nursery rhymes they resemble so that readers will know how to read them properly, it might be wise to do a refresher course and take...
July 30, 2017
Thanks to the #kidlitexchange network for the review copy of this book. All opinions are my own.
Nursery rhymes serve an important role in a reader’s development. They can introduce rhythm, rhyme, and figurative language while also reinforcing the idea that reading is fun. Colby’s Motor Goose doe...
September 07, 2017
Thanks to the #kidlitexchange network for the review copy of this book – all opinions are my own.
A fun twist on traditional nursery rhymes with a vehicle theme! This adorable picture book contains 23 rhymes starring “things that go”: airplanes, trucks, cars, trains, rockets, a UFO, and more. Cute...
October 01, 2017
Thanks to the @kidlitexchange for sharing a free copy of this book to review!
This is such a fun book! Especially if the kiddos already know many of the original Mother Goose rhymes, but also a perfect way to introduce them if they don't! This will be a hit with all the children who ask "where ar...