Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Illustrated by: Lois Ehlert
For Ages: 4 - 8
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The complete edition of the bestselling children’s favorite, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, is now available as a Classic Board Book!

A told B
and B told C,
“I’ll meet you at the top
of the coconut tree.”
     When all the letters of the alphabet race one another up the coconut tree, will there be enough room?
Of course there is always enough room for this rollicking alphabet chant that has been a children’s favorite for more than twenty years! Bill Martin Jr and John Archambault’s rhythmic text keeps the beat with Caldecott Honor illustrator Lois Ehlert’s bold, cheerful art. This winning combination has created a series of enduring Chicka Chicka favorites, and now, for the first time ever, the complete edition of the original Chicka Chicka Boom Boom story is available as a Classic Board Book. With sturdy pages and rounded corners, this portable edition of an irresistible alphabet romp will delight a new generation of young readers.

More Books from this Author

Chicka Chicka 1, 2, 3
Chicka Chicka Box Box!
Ten Little Caterpillars
Chica Chica Bum Bum ABC (Chicka Chicka ABC)
Chicka Chicka Box Box!
Chica Chica Bum Bum ABC (Chicka Chicka ABC)
Chicka Chicka ABC
Holey Moley
Lots of Spots
The Scraps Book
Boo to You!

About the Authors

Bill Martin Jr.

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

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