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Chica Chica Bum Bum ABC (Chicka Chicka ABC)

Illustrated by Lois Ehlert

About The Book

A le dijo a B,
y B le dijo a C,
--Nos vemos en la copa del cocotero--

So begins the lively alphabet rhyme that children and their parents will love to recite. Bill Martin Jr and John Archambault's rhythmic chant and Caldecott Honor illustrator Lois Ehlert's bold, cheerful art have made Chicka Chicka Boom Boom a favorite for over twenty years! Now available for the first time as a sweet board book edition in Spanish, it will surely delight a new group of Chicka Chicka fans.

About The Authors

Bill Martin, Jr. (1916–2004) has been called “America’s favorite children’s author.” He wrote more than 300 books for children, including the classic texts Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, illustrated by Eric Carle; and Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, illustrated by Lois Ehlert.

John Archambault is a poet, journalist, and storyteller who worked with Bill Martin, Jr. on several projects. He lives in Idyllwild-Pine Cove, California.

About The Illustrator

Photograph © Lillian Schultz

Lois Ehlert (1934–2021) created numerous inventive, celebrated, and bestselling picture books, including Chicka Chicka Boom BoomHoley Moley, The Scraps BookMiceTen Little CaterpillarsRRRalphLots of SpotsBoo to You!Leaf ManWaiting for WingsPlanting a RainbowGrowing Vegetable Soup, and Color Zoo, which received a Caldecott Honor. 

Product Details

  • Publisher: Libros Para Ninos (June 28, 2011)
  • Length: 16 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781442422926
  • Grades: P - 1
  • Ages: 3 - 6

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