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Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

by Bill Martin Jr., John Archambault Illustrated by Lois Ehlert

"A told B, and B told C, I'll meet you at the top of the coconut tree."

In this lively alphabet rhyme, all the letters of the alphabet race each other up the coconut tree. Will there be enough room? Oh, no; Chicka Chicka Boom Boom!

The well-known authors of Barn Dance and Knots on a Counting Rope have created a rhythmic alphabet chant that rolls along on waves of fun. Lois Elhert's rainbow of bright, bold, and cheerful colors makes the merry parade of letters unforgettable.

6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grade PreK
Grade Level Equivalent
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Book Type
Alphabet Book
Number of Pages

About the Authors and Illustrator

Bill Martin Jr. Bill Martin Jr. couldn't read print until he was in college, but his beloved elementary school teacher, Miss Davis, read to him every day. Martin went on to work as a teacher, a school principal, a textbook editor, and a writer.
John Archambault
Lois Ehlert

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