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Forty years after its first publication this much-loved Child's Play classic is as popular as ever. Ingenious die-cut holes bring this iconic nursery rhyme to life, and Pam Adams' fabulous illustrations lend humour and vibrancy to the proceedings. Bouncy images, innovative die cutting and favourite rhymes make Books with Holes a must for every child. Available in three formats, suitable for babies, toddlers, pre-schoolers and the nursery or classroom.show more
"My daughter thinks this is a wonderful book! The repetitiveness is one of the reasons it's great for children. Both my kids like the hole in the book - it's good for poking! I have been reading this to my oldest since she was 2, she's now close to 5 and I think as time goes on, and she's become more familiar with the words she likes it even more! I expect she'll be saying it word for word with me before too long. And if anyone is worried about the PC of it - my daughter will tell you 'It's just a funny silly book!'."
..... and her 7 year old brother!!.... The cut out design of the book makes things a little more interesting for the younger kids, seeing all the animals inside the old ladys' stomach. Useful for reciting from memory when driving to keep little people calm. I like it,
This is a book I remember from when I was a kid and it was read to me at school, I loved it that much and so I bought it for mine. As she is only 9 months, she can't appreciate the rhymes yet but enjoys the pictures and poking her finger through the wholes.