I Ain't Gonna Paint No More!

I Ain't Gonna Paint No More!

Book - 2005
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In the rhythm of a familiar folk song, a child cannot resist adding one more dab of paint in surprising places.
Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts :, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,, [2005]
ISBN: 9780547870359
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Catrow, David
Alternative Title: I am not going to paint no more


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Jun 06, 2019

Boy does he get messy

Jun 21, 2018

Very fun story and colorful pictures. My 3 year old loved this book, it took us quite some time to return it because she wanted to hold onto it for so long. Silly surprise ending that will have both of you gasping also a good rhyming rhythm throughout.

VaughanPLMallory Dec 07, 2016

A fun read-aloud best told by singing!

ArapahoeSteffen Nov 29, 2016

This book is a storytime staple.
I handed out paintbrushes to the kids today and we painted our faces and bodies in imitation of the main character (using our imaginations).
Great book for - TALKING about body parts, PREDICTING rhyming words, SINGING a book rather than reading it.

vpl_childrens Dec 15, 2015

In the rhythm of a familiar folk song, a child cannot resist adding one more dab of paint in surprising places. Themes – Painting, Bodies

CRRL_CraigG Nov 13, 2015

Combines infectious melodies with concept-building, focusing on body parts. Each page sets us up with a rhyme then pauses to let the reader guess the painted part in question. "So I take some red and I paint my...HEAD!"

Read more at: http://www.librarypoint.org/aint_beaumont

JCLBeckyC Nov 04, 2015

An ornery kiddo cannot resist adding one more dab of paint all over his body. This is one of my all-time favorite read-aloud books. Pair this book with a finger painting sesh and you're golden. (Or purple, or blue, or...)

mvkramer Apr 04, 2015

What a fun story! A little kid steadily paints all over himself. A great idea is to read it with a paintbrush so your little one can pretend to "paint" on herself along with the book.

Mar 03, 2015

Wonderful story time book. It's a simple story with a FANTASTIC rhythm.

It also offers the opportunity for children to chime in with various body parts as they get painted - helping the storyteller complete the rhyme.

KCLS_Gerry Oct 24, 2014

This young girl has a wonderful time painting and singing and getting into trouble!
Another of my story time favorites!

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