Margaret Read MacDonald has travelled the world on storytelling tours, is the author of over thirty books, and has a PhD in folklore from Indiana University. Margaret teaches storytelling at the University of Washington and has been a children's librarian since 1965. She lives in Kirkland, Washington.Bob King is a songwriter, singer, poet, storyteller and educator. Bob has been performing, teaching and writing for children and adults for over thirty years now and his songs have sold in the millions. He is best known for the song 'Sandwiches are Beautiful' and 'Brother For Sale' as recorded by Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen.Sophie Fatus is a full-time illustrator and sculptress who studied at the prestigious Academy of Fine Art in Paris. Her brightly coloured illustrations and quirky style are world-renowned and have graced the pages of several other Barefoot books including Babushka (HB: 9781841483528), Riddle Me This! (PB: 9781905236336), My Daddy is a Pretzel (HB: 9781841481500), Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush HB + CD:(9781846860355), Yoga Pretzels (9781905236046) and Yoga Planet (9781846861819). Sophie lives in Florence, Italy.
'Readers can't help but shout 'Cluck, cluck, cluck' and 'Ay, ay, ay' along with the boy narrator - Inspired by a Chilean folk tale, this invitingly illustrated volume boasts a parade of 16 animals as each adds another verse to the story, along with its sound!' - Publishers Weekly