This adorable nursery rhyme board book features a fun piggy character finger puppet toy built in to the story, encouraging interactive play, hand-eye coordination, and language development for babies ages 6+ months.
In case you didn’t know about the nursery rhyme of “This Little Piggy”, it is an English nursery rhyme that incorporates finger play. I’ll include the words and instructions below. Just to give the rhyme a little background, the full version of the nursery rhyme was first published in London in 1760 in the book The Famous Tommy Thumb’s Little Story-Book. It’s been a popular interactive nursery rhyme for over 200 years! WOW! I even learned there is a vegan version where you can substitute the roast beef for bread and jam. How contemporary!
This little piggy went to market,
Wiggle the “big” toe
In the Little Learners board book “This Little Piggy Finger Puppet Book”, there is an adorable finger puppet piggy that follows the story on each page. The finger puppet books are definitely Brie’s favorite Little Learner books and she likes to act surprised each time I wiggle her toe to the words. Ha! The book is the perfect size for little hands, and is ideal for reading and playtime on-the-go. It’s also one of her three books that she usually picks at bedtime, which you would think would wind her up, but she really enjoys our interactive games before she goes to sleep. Brie also makes a really great pig snort, so she likes to throw in several sound effects as we read. We really enjoy this book mostly because Brie really gets into it! Here’s to a lifetime of loving books and reading and I highly recommend checking out the Parragon Little Learners website below for more books in this series for your baby and toddler. We love them!
About Parragon Books: Publishing for over 25 years, Parragon has aimed to exceed expectations, providing readers & retailers with high-quality, engaging content at incredible value. Check out the Parragon Little Learners website page for more information about additional books and apps for young children.
List Price: $ 6.99 (Available through Amazon.com)