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"It's a mad dash for shelter as rain sweeps into an urban neighborhood. Where to go? The subway! It's the perfect place to wait out the wind and weather. Strangers share smiles and umbrellas and take delight in the experience of a city thunderstorm."-- Dust jacket.
Authors: Bluemle, Elizabeth
Statement of Responsibility: Elizabeth Bluemle ; illustrated by G. Brian Karas
Title: Tap tap boom boom
Edition: First edition
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Content Type: text
still image
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Summary: "It's a mad dash for shelter as rain sweeps into an urban neighborhood. Where to go? The subway! It's the perfect place to wait out the wind and weather. Strangers share smiles and umbrellas and take delight in the experience of a city thunderstorm."-- Dust jacket.
Subject Headings: Thunderstorms Juvenile fiction Rain and rainfall Juvenile fiction Subway stations Juvenile fiction
Genre/Form: Stories in rhyme
Topical Term: Thunderstorms
Rain and rainfall
Subway stations
Additional Contributors: Karas, G. Brian
LCCN: 2013943093
ISBN: 0763656968
9780763656966
Branch Call Number: J PIC B
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Comment by: nypl_morningside_heights Jun 16, 2014

A fun story in rhyme to read. Have the children say with you "tap tap boom boom"

As New Yorkers, we're all familiar with what happens when a sudden downpour floods our city streets. In this Greenwich Village inspired tale, Manhattanites everywhere flee for the subways and doorways when water comes down in a gush. And when they emerge what do they see? The gleaming clocktower... Read More »


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fun fast-paced book with many opportunities to make loud noises! who doesn't want to read a book about running in the rain and sharing umbrellas with your friends?

Jun 16, 2014
  • nypl_morningside_heights rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

A fun story in rhyme to read. Have the children say with you "tap tap boom boom"

It's a busy afternoon in the city when the first "tap tap" of raindrops signals a coming downpour. Soon the rain begins to pelt, and the resounding "boom crackle-BOOM" of thunder sends everyone scurrying into the subway for shelter, where soggy strangers become friends, sharing music, pizza, and umbrellas as they wait out the storm. Snappy verse and lively mixed-media illustrations add read-aloud appeal to this upbeat tale of urban community.

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