Five Little Ducks
Raffi, Jose Aruego, Ariane Dewey
(Dragonfly Books, March 17, 1992)
This board book featuring a counting song by Raffi makes the perfect "addition" to your springtime reading list! Babies and toddlers willl love counting down as first five little ducks, then four, then three, then two, then one go out to play, not to return. Mother Duck waits until spring returns and with it her five ducks, all grown up-along with their new families of baby ducks. With sweet illustrations by veteran children's book artists Jose Aruego and Ariane Dewey, this lovely counting song will invoke squeals of delight. Sheet music is included in this paperback edition, perfect for singing and playing along!