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Summary: The scrambled states of America. Disenchanted with their fixed places on the map, the states decide to swap spots in hopes that each can get to see a different part of the country and do something different for a change. Full of facts and fun, children will have a geography lesson like never before. This land is your land. America's favorite folk song sung by Arlo Guthrie, is brought to life by...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weston Woods 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV AME

Shovels and Rope (Musical group)

Contents: I know (3:39) -- Botched execution (3:23) -- St. Anne's parade (4:22) -- The last hawk (4:14) -- Buffalo nickel (4:03) -- Mourning song (4:13) -- Invisible man (3:43) -- Johnny come outside (3:50) -- Missionary ridge (3:31) -- San Andreas Fault line blues (3:16) -- BWYR (3:14) -- Eric's birthday (1:21) -- This ride (3:31).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: New West Records 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOLK SHO

Murdock, Lee.

Contents: Deep blue horizon (5:37) -- Hangin' Johnnie (2:39) -- The longing that I feel (4:57) -- The stomach robber (2:48) -- Below Niagara Falls (2:40) -- Voices across the water (5:42) -- We have to go out (5:10) -- Rio Grande (4:37) -- The mules that walked the Fo'c's'le deck (3:49) -- Queen of the beach (4:31) -- Red iron ore ; Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald (9:12) -- Shenandore (2:26) -- Let the...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Depot Recordings 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD LOCAL MUR

White, Jim

Contents: Drift away -- Long long day -- Playing guitars -- Far beyond the spoken world -- Silver threads -- Prisoner's dilemma -- Reason to cry -- Wash away a world -- E. T. Bass at last finds the woman of his dreams -- Here i am -- Sweet bird of mystery.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK WHI

Baez, Joan

Summary: Baez performs the modern folk songs of contemporary musicians, such as Tom Waits, Josh Ritter, Mary Chapin Carpenter and Anohni.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Razor & Tie 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOLK BAE

Contents: Pass around the bottle (Ernest Stoneman) -- Lorena (Blue Ridge Mountain Singers) -- Johnson boy (Grant Brothers & their Music) -- Dixie (Red Mountain Trio) -- The faded coat of blue (Buell Kazee) -- He is coming to us dead (G.B. Grayson, fiddle, vocals ; Henry Whitter, guitar) -- Sweet bunch of violets (Ernest Stoneman) -- In those cruel slavery days (Ward & Winfield) -- The year of Jubilo...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOLK BUS

Summary: "Pete the cat learns the sounds of the different farm animals in this twist on the classic song"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD DEA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BOARD DEA

Copies Available at Interlochen

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Dean 2014

Jenkins, Ella

Summary: Throughout sixteen tracks, the woman known as the First Lady of Children's Music offers lessons on counting and the alphabet in multiple languages. Her joyful engagement and delight in music comes across in each performance.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JUV JEN

Quattlebaum, Mary.

Summary: In this version of the classic song "Old MacDonald Had a Farm," the farmer's granddaughter discovers the creatures living at a pond. End notes present facts, outdoor activities, and games related to this lively ecosystem.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dawn Publications 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E QUA

Goetz, Steve

Summary: In this take on the classic folk song, farmer MacDonald and his wife gather their tools and with the helpful farm animals they build--a boat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GOE

Goetz, Steve

Summary: An update of the classic folk song, Old MacDonald, featuring farm vehicles like excavator, dump truck, and bulldozer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GOE

Contents: Chicken reel -- Little girl, be careful what you say -- Chicken reel -- How they broke away to go to the Rootabaga Country -- Lisa Jane -- How the potato face blind man enjoyed himself on a fine spring morning -- Railroad Bill -- Doors -- Sourwood mountain -- The story of Blixie Bimber and the power of the gold buckskin whincher -- Sittin on top of the world -- The junk man -- Wanderin -- Baby...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: August House Publishers 2002

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SA SAN

Isadora, Rachel

Summary: The inhabitants of Old Makimba's farm in Africa, including a baboon, an elephant, and a lion, are described, verse by verse. Includes facts about African animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nancy Paulsen Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2013

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Summary: Provides the words to nine verses of the well-known folk song, with instructions for playing the traditional game.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: David R. Godine 2004

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Cabrera, Jane.

Summary: The inhabitants of Old MacDonald's farm are described, verse by verse.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CAB

Emberley, Barbara

Summary: An adaptation of the folk song classic is presented as a counting story about Noah's Ark and is complemented by silhouette woodcut illustrations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: AMMO Books, LLC 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 782 EMB

Shovels and Rope (Musical group)

Contents: The devil is all around -- Bridge on fire -- Evil -- After the storm -- Fish assassin -- Coping mechanism -- Pinned -- Swimmin' time -- Stono River blues -- Ohio -- Mary Ann & One Eyed Dan -- Save the world -- Thresher.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOLK SHO

Summary: The words to "Old MacDonald Had a Farm" are accompanied by photographs of the named barnyard animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2010

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD EVE

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: BRD

Seeger, Pete

Summary: A lullaby celebrating the fragility of the environment, the innocence of childhood, and the sense that we all are connected and part of the world's family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2002

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E See

Trapani, Iza

Summary: In this revision of the classic song, Farmer MacDonald finds his farm invaded by a kangaroo, an elephant, and other animals that belong to the zoo, until he rounds them up and takes them back where they belong.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E TRA

Summary: In this version of the familiar song, the reader is asked to guess which animal comes next by looking through a peep hole.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1998

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE OLD

Yarrow, Peter

Summary: As night falls, animal and human parents everywhere tenderly tuck their children into bed. In the darkness, each child--raccoon, doe, rabbit, field mouse, and a little boy--wonders: "Will I be safe? Will you be there for me?" And every mommy and daddy responds with the comforting words, "Yes, I am here." A picture book version of the beautiful song, "Day Is Done."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Yarrow 2009

Amidon, Sam

Contents: Fortune -- Ghosts -- Juma mountain -- Another story told -- Gendel in 5 -- Blackbird -- Trouble in mind -- Warren -- April (featuring Milford Graves).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK AMI

Leadbelly

Contents: Fannin Street (3:01) -- Bourgeois blues (2:17) -- Easy rider (2:50) -- Alabama bound (2:16) -- Don't you love your daddy no more? (3:01) -- Gallis pole (2:44) -- Leavin' blues (1:29) -- Midnight special (2:01) -- T.B. blues (3:42) -- Linin' track (1:14) -- Julie Ann Johnson (:40) -- John Henry (2:24) -- Jim Crow blues (3:29) -- Jim Crow #2 (2:42) -- Good morning blues #2 (2:08) -- Abraham...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Folkways 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD BLUES LEA