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Fruits : a Caribbean counting poem, by Valerie Bloom ; illustrated by David Axtell

Label
Fruits : a Caribbean counting poem
Title
Fruits
Title remainder
a Caribbean counting poem
Statement of responsibility
by Valerie Bloom ; illustrated by David Axtell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How much fruit can one small girl manage to eat in one day? In the case of the narrator of this Caribbean counting poem, the answer is 'a lot'! The poem also teaches children the names of some exotic Caribbean fruits.
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1956-
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Bloom, Valerie
Dewey number
  • 398.84
  • 398.8'4
  • 821
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Axtell, David
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  • Counting-out rhymes
  • Fruit
  • Children's picture books
  • Early years: numbers & counting
  • Children's / Teenage: Poetry
  • Children's / Teenage general interest: Cooking & food
  • Children's / Teenage fiction: General fiction
  • Educational: first/native language: literature studies
  • Children's / Teenage fiction & true stories
  • Children's / Teenage general interest: People & places
  • Caribbean islands
  • South & Central America, Latin America
Summary expansion
Winner of the Smarties Prize Bronze AwardHow much fruit can one girl eat in a day? You'd be amazed! Follow her and count along as she eats up oranges, pawpaw, apples, mangoes and more.Fruits by Valerie Bloom is a Caribbean counting poem full of gorgeous illustrations by the creator of We're Going on a Lion Hunt, David Axtell. With a rhyming text perfect for reading aloud, this wonderful poem helps children learn to count whilst exploring a variety of exotic fruit
Target audience
preschool
Label
Fruits : a Caribbean counting poem, by Valerie Bloom ; illustrated by David Axtell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Text originally published: as part of Duppy jamboree and other Jamaican poems. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992
Control code
BDZ0000922951
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
[25]p.
Isbn
9780333653128
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
Label
Fruits : a Caribbean counting poem, by Valerie Bloom ; illustrated by David Axtell
Publication
Note
Text originally published: as part of Duppy jamboree and other Jamaican poems. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992
Control code
BDZ0000922951
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
[25]p.
Isbn
9780333653128
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.

Library Locations

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      51.4771154 -0.2025884
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