The first collection of Ralph's World
lyrics is wonderfully illustrated by one of composer Ralph Covert
's favorite artists: Charise Mericle Harper
. She's known for her own authored and illustrated books and for her artwork on Ralph's earlier rock'n'roll records for grown-ups.
Come to Ralph’s World and meet his friends Freddy Bear, Monster, and Emily Miller. Join Ralph as he works in a dump truck, eats sweets at Peggy’s Pie Parlor, goes surfin’ in his imagination, and even does some math. The possibilities for fun are sky high.
Twelve of Ralph Covert’s popular songs are brought together in this first-ever compilation for children to enjoy, featuring whimsical artwork by Charise Mericle Harper that perfectly captures the spirit of Ralph’s World. Ralph’s World Rocks! also includes guitar chords and a second section with the lyrics and chords combined. There's also a three-song CD EP featuring "Do The Math," "We Are Ants," and "Sunny Day, Rainy Day, Anytime Band" so children can play their favorite tunes and sing along with Ralph! This is a full-color hardcover 8" x 11" 36-page book.
The songs illustrated are:
We Are Ants
Freddy Bear the Teddy Bear
Peggy's Pie Parlor Polka
Do The Math
Surfin' In My Imagination
Let The River Flow
Sunny Day, Rainy Day, Anytime Band
For a limited time all copies bought online here will include a set of Ralph's World bookmarks!
Published by Henry Holt and Co.