cover image TICKLE TUM!


Nancy Van Laan, , illus. by Bernadette Pons. . S&S/Aladdin, $6.99 (32pp) ISBN 978-0-689-86674-6

This rhyming rap for toddlers at mealtime stars an energetic bunny ("Uppa uppa/ time for suppa!" he proclaims). PW said, "Parents may be worn down by the relentless good cheer, but youngsters will cotton to the percussiveness of the words and escalating mess." Ages 1-6 (Feb.)