Children's Poet Laureate

Mary Had a Little Lamb

Megan Tingley Books, Little, Brown & Co., 2003.

Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott.

Another "Sing-Along Stories" adaptation, this time of childhood's beloved "Mary Had a Little Lamb." When Mary arrives at school one day with her little lamb following close behind, a hilarious adventure begins. Going against school rules, Mary and her classmates sneak the lamb inside to participate in their lessons. But what happens when the teacher discovers a lamb in her classroom? Nadine Bernard Westcott's endearing illustrations add to the fun.

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Mary Had a Little Lamb

"With music and an activity page, this humorous interpretation of the original song will delight young children."

Publishers Weekly

"The illustrations, like the rhyme, are full of rollicking humor and have a bright, breezy look."

Children's Literature

"Whether sung or read, this eighth book in the series is a welcome addition."

School Library Journal