In an old house in Paris …

… that was covered with vines
How many of you
can finish those lines?
(Admittedly atrocious rhyme substitute)

For those who can, you’ll be thrilled to see that Madeline made it to Betsy Bird’s #8.

I think I can still recite the entire book – which is the beauty of rhyming picture books. The predictability of the words allows early readers greater success with the story and makes for folkloric recitation years later.
What are your favorite rhymers??