By Judy Young,Kathy O'Malley
From earliest occasions, the concept that of "play" has been a part of the human event. And whereas a few interests have long past out and in of style through the years, a few by no means swap or lack for lovers. utilizing poetry and prose, Judy younger relives the various ordinary video games of early life and invitations younger readers to hitch alongside as she performs Kick the Can, Monkey within the heart, and Double Dutch bounce rope. "The rope begins to show and that i leap with my ft As I sing out a music with an identical rhythmic beat, flip round, contact the floor, first leap slowly, then quickly; what number extra jumps do you're thinking that i'm going to last?" colourful art reinforces the underlying message of the significance of actual play in modern-day techno-driven global. In Lazy Days of summer season even "older" little ones will keep in mind the welcome tang of lemonade after a rugged online game of tag.Lazy Days of summer season is Judy Young's 3rd e-book with drowsing undergo Press. She additionally wrote the playful and well known Ris for Rhyme: A Poetry Alphabet, which bought a starred assessment from Kirkus reports. Judy teaches poetry writing workshops for kids and educators, and lives close to Springfield, Missouri. Kathy O'Malley graduated from Chicago's Columbia university and has illustrated greater than 30 kid's books. Her paintings is additionally stumbled on on greeting playing cards, limited-edition collectibles, and different ornamental items. Kathy lives in Glenview, Illinois.