Where Did They Hide My Presents?: Silly Dilly Christmas Songs
Alan Katz & David Catrow
Margaret K. McElderry, 2005 (2005)
Reviewed by Hilary Williamson
lan Katz's '
Silly Dilly Christmas Songs
' are sung to the tunes of holiday favorites like
Let It Snow
Frosty the Snowman
. This crazy collection begins with
Santa Claus is All Over Town
I see him at the market / I see him on the street
here's the poor kid playing the
in a school holiday play. Next comes
Our Friendly Mailman
Works in ice and sleet and snow
At the Malls
Twim the Twee
are very funny. And then there's the title song, '
Where did they hide my presents? / That is what I'd like to know ... I looked high and low and low
' (David Catrow adds to the fun here with a picture that shows presents hidden in a tree outside while a child searches inside the house).
his amusing collection of verse ends on Christmas morning with
(or rather without batteries, don't forget 'em!) Sing along to the poems and chuckle over them together.
Note: Opinions expressed in reviews and articles on this site are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of BookLoons.
Find more Kids books on our
or in our book