Thecharacters in this rhythmic, rhyming baby book are a lowercase alphabet with attitude A told b, and b told c, I ll meet you at the top of the coconut tree which probably seemed like a good idea until the othermembers of the gang decided to follow suit The palm tree standing straight and tall on the first page begins to groan and bend under its alphabetical burden First the coconuts fall off, then Chicka chicka BOOM BOOM all the letters also end up in a big heap underneath You re not going to believe this alphabet book it s bold, bright and beautiful Brilliant colors fill each polka dot bordered page as the alphabet begins its adventurous journey to the top of a coconut tree The rhymes are irresistible and fun to read again and again CHICKA CHICKA BOOM BOOM 2010 is the first oversized board book edition, and in this case bigger is definitely bettereye popping than ever Originally published in 1989 this alphabet book has appealed to generations of you You re not going to believe this alphabet book it s bold, bright and beautiful Brilliant colors fill each polka dot bordered page as the alphabet begins its adventurous journey to the top of a coconut tree The rhymes are irresistible and fun to read again and again CHICKA CHICKA BOOM BOOM 2010 is the first oversized board book edition, and in this case bigger is definitely bettereye popping than ever Originally published in 1989 this alphabet book has appealed to generations of youngsters and shows no signs of slowing down Now, the latest edition gives an entirely new generation of children the opportunity to learn as they play beginning with A told B, and B told C, I ll meet you at the top of the coconut tree What a festive way to learn ABC s all the way through to Last to come X Y Z And the sun goes down on the coconut tree Enjoy Gail Cooke Sung reviewed by my niece and I Chicka Chicka Boom Boom is an alphabet learning book and waaay below my 6 year old niece s reading level, but we enjoyed the heck out of it anyway Letters A through Z climb up a coconut tree Eventually they fall with a boom, only to begin all over again.The rhyme scheme in this book makes it excellent for singing Plus, the words chicka chicka boom boom punctuate some of the pages, making for a great chorus So, I sang the book and my niece provide Sung reviewed by my niece and I Chicka Chicka Boom Boom is an alphabet learning book and waaay below my 6 year old niece s reading level, but we enjoyed the heck out of it anyway Letters A through Z climb up a coconut tree Eventually they fall with a boom, only to begin all over again.The rhyme scheme in this book makes it excellent for singing Plus, the words chicka chicka boom boom punctuate some of the pages, making for a great chorus So, I sang the book and my niece provided an energetic series of CHICKA CHICKA BOOM BOOMS every now and thenoccasionally when they weren t even on the page She just went with it, improvising to her heart s content That was awesome Can we do it again Yes, yes we can Quick and fun read with the kids Chicka Chicka Boom Boom is a story about the alphabet letters climbing a coconut tree The lower case letters climb up the tree, but the tree bends and the letters fall out Then capital letters the older relatives help the lower case letters back up into the tree Each of the lower case letters gets hurt during the fall from the tree and the book describes each letter s injury Then, at night, letter A dares the other letters to catch him while he climbs the coconut tree Chicka Chicka Boom Chicka Chicka Boom Boom is a story about the alphabet letters climbing a coconut tree The lower case letters climb up the tree, but the tree bends and the letters fall out Then capital letters the older relatives help the lower case letters back up into the tree Each of the lower case letters gets hurt during the fall from the tree and the book describes each letter s injury Then, at night, letter A dares the other letters to catch him while he climbs the coconut tree Chicka Chicka Boom Boom is an alphabet picture book because the story is told through the use of bright pictures and text The color of the letters in the text also correlates with the letters in the pictures Further, the book jumps right into the story without unnecessary dialogue This book is great to use when teaching the alphabet because of its use of repetition and rhyming The use of these literary devices and bright and fun illustrations makes this book a great text to use for teaching the alphabet to kindergartners, first graders, and second graders