One Hippo Hops: Alligator Tales
Jane Yolen & Vlasta van Kampen
Key Porter, 2008 (2008)
Reviewed by Hilary Williamson
his is one of three Hippos-themed
board books - along with
Sad, Mad, Glad Hippos
- written by Jane Yolen and amusingly illustrated by Vlasta van Kampen.
ne Hippo Hops
is also a counting book, in which kids can add up the number of heavy hippos engaging in all kinds of activities - hopping, jumping from planes, jogging, bumping in bumper cars, trotting, gliding, marching, sliding, skipping, and (of course) following '
all the way home / and into the wallow.
orget counting sheep - adding up these hilarious hippos is much more fun!
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