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Down by the River: Afro-Caribbean Rhymes, Games, and Songs for Children

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4.1 out of 5
Based on 14 Ratings and 4 Reviews

Book Description
Down by the river,
Down by the sea,
Johnny break a bottle
An' he say is me.
I tell Ma,
Ma tell Pa,
Johnny get a licking,
An' a ha! ha! ha!


Here is a fun collection of Afro-Caribbean rhymes games and songs, collected by Trinidadian author Grace Hallworth, and brought to life by Caroline Binch's bright and life-like illustrations.
Book Information
PublisherFrances Lincoln Children's Books
BindingPaperback (5 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101847800823
ISBN-13978-1847800824
Publication Date05/01/2011
The Creators
About Grace Hallworth (Author, Compiler) : Grace Hallworth is a published author and an editor of children's books. Some of the published credits of Grace Hallworth include Dancing to the River ELT Edition (Cambridge Storybooks), Sleep Tight E... more
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About Caroline Binch (Illustrator) : Caroline Binch is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Caroline Binch include Read Write Inc. Comprehension: Module 7: Children's Books: Since Da... more
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