Judge David Johnson was shocked—shocked!—to discover that the wheels on a bus indeed go round and round.
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Got kids who like to sing or pretend they like to sing? This round of Scholastic read-alongs feature four musical little tales, primed to be belted out by even the most tone-deaf four-year-old.
• "The Wheels on the Bus"
• "Dem Bones"
• "Over in the Meadow"
• "I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly"
Two bonus stories can be found in the extras bin: "I Want a Dog" by Dayal Kaur Khalsa chronicling the wanton desire of a child for a dog, who ends up inventing an awesome new fad: walking a roller skate and pretending it's a pet; and "The Chinese Violin," by Madeleine Thien, a trippy tale about a single dad and his kid and their struggles with poverty and how violin music is inspiring and freeing.
The disc is boilerplate Scholastic, but the singing stuff could appeal the rugrats with more musical bones in their body. For you, the parent, no guarantees on the fortitude of your sanity after 134,567th recitation of "The Wheels on the Bus."
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• "I Want a Dog"
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