Author(s): Jan Dobbins
It's time to bring in the animals! Follow a farmer with his tractor and trailer as he goes around his farm - combines simple counting skills with a catchy song and a sing along CD. This colorful book combines simple counting skills and fun farm animals to keep early readers entertained. A must-have early years picture book for farm shops, transport museums and every outlet whose customers care about the land and where food comes from! It travels through the seasons with illustrations that show the farming year. It includes a section on farm machinery. Vocalist Mark Collins is also the voices behind "Barefoot's Bestselling Portside Pirates" (PB + CD 9781846861536).
Jan Dobbins is a specialist in music education for young children. A songwriter and composer, she runs creative children's workshops focusing on instrumental music, art and drama. She is also an instrumental teacher and former head of music for schools in North Somerset, and has written a successful tutor book series for violin, viola and cello. This is her first project with Barefoot Books. David Sim was born in Glasgow. He studied graphic design at the Edinburgh College of Art in the UK, and illustration at the Royal College of Art, London. He then worked for many years in London for a wide range of clients, including magazines, design groups and advertising. He now works mainly for children's publishers, illustrating and designing. Mark Collins is a London-based musical director, pianist, arranger and composer. He has conducted theatre productions in Germany, New York and all over the UK. This is his fifth musical arrangement for Barefoot Books intended to inspire young people to play instruments and make music! Mark is also the Musical Director and vocalist for Portside Pirates (9781846861536).