The Definite Guide to

There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Books!

Written by Lucille Colandro and illustrated by Brynne Barnes
Published by Scholastic
1234567
4.5
- Bookroo Rating
Goodreads Rating - 3.9 / 5.0
$6.99
List Price
3-5
Target Age
Picture
Book Type

What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

A twist on the classic tale of "There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly" takes the story even further as the lady goes about swallowing a variety of items related to school, including books, a ruler, and chalk.

What Kind of Book is There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Books!

Themes:
books

Trusted Reviews & Ratings

Mom of Boys
Three little boys who love books about dragons, whangdoodles and magic.
Mom of Boys's Rating
1234567
4.5

This was a silly little twist on the Old Lady Who Swallowed the Fly. It wasn't my favorite re-make but some kids might think it is pretty funny.

Book Lists That Include There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Books!

Kids Book Club
Monthly. Curated. Delivered.
Get Started
As low as $16.95 / mo

Who Wrote There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Books!

Who Illustrated There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Books!

illustrator
Brynne Barnes

Coming Soon!

View Illustrator

What Has Lucille Colandro Said About This Book

Nothing yet! 🤷 You should let Lucille Colandro know that we want more details from them about There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Books!!

What Has Brynne Barnes Said About This Book

Nothing yet! 🤷 You should let Brynne Barnes know that we want more details from them about There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Books!!

More Books From These Creatives

What Books to Read Next

Dog Loves Books book
5.4
dogs · reading · books
Dog Loves Books
Ike's Incredible Ink book
5.3
books · hard work · writing · adventure
Ike's Incredible Ink
Bear's Book book
5.1
friendship · books · bears · writing
Bear's Book
Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré book
5.1
books · libraries · based on a true story · library · biography
Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré
Look! book
5.0
books · gorilla
Look!
Doris the Bookasaurus book
4.7
dinosaurs · reading · books
Doris the Bookasaurus
A Perfectly Messed-Up Story book
4.7
books · coping with failure
A Perfectly Messed-Up Story
The Wolf Who Fell Out of a Book book
4.5
wolves · fractured fairy tales · fairy tales · cats · books · reading
The Wolf Who Fell Out of a Book