Over the River & Through the Wood

Over the River & Through the Wood

A Holiday Adventure

Book - 2015
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The classic song gets a fresh new twist! The fun begins when Grandma and Grandpa send invitations to their far-flung, modern, and multiracial family: Come to our house for the holidays--and bring your favorite pie! Off everyone goes, driving down snowy roads, riding the train, boarding a plane ... even sailing along in a hot-air balloon. As each family faces an obstacle that delays their trip, they learn that sometimes the most old-fashioned form of transportation works best ... Neigh!
Publisher: New York :, Sterling Children's Books,, [2015]
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9781454910244
Branch Call Number: PIC Ash HOLIDAY
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Smith, Kim 1986-


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Apr 01, 2016

Fantastic update to this classic song. Every situation has been modernized - from all the different travel methods today to the mosaic of different families. All mold together to follow the tradition to travel home for the holidays. The rhyming is superb and flows without a hitch. This is a book to add to your personal collection; it will get the song through another 150 years!

Dec 06, 2015

Great little story! Perfect for Thanksgiving and the Holidays and my preschoolers love saying the Neiiigh part!

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