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Michael gives an overview of the book:

In Japan, pigs go "buu buu" and dogs go "wan wan!" And ducks don't quack...they say "gaa gaa!" With this entertaining, cross-cultural version of "Old McDonald's Farm," children four to ten replace Western barnyard sounds with their Japanese counterparts — a fun, memorable lesson in a foreign culture and language.
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In Japan, pigs go "buu buu" and dogs go "wan wan!" And ducks don't quack...they say "gaa gaa!" With this entertaining, cross-cultural version of "Old McDonald's Farm," children four to ten replace Western barnyard sounds with their Japanese counterparts — a fun, memorable lesson in a foreign culture and language.

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British illustrator Tony Kenyon's wonderful artwork still delights children 15 years later.

About Michael

Michael Schmicker is an investigative journalist and nationally-known writer on scientific anomalies and frontier science.

Michael has been a featured guest on national radio talk shows, including twice on Coast to Coast AM hosted by George Noory and Art Bell (560...

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Published Reviews

Jan.20.2008

 

In Best Evidence, Michael Schmicker assembles scientific documentation for experiences that many readers intuitively believe are real, despite mainstream skepticism: ESP, psychokinesis,...

Jan.23.2008

In the 1930s J.B. Rhine launched a series of experiments focusing on extra sensory perception (ESP) at Duke University 's Parapsychology Lab. To both accolades and criticism from the scientific community,...