As part of John M. Feierabend's continuing effort to preserve our rich heritage of children's folksongs, GIA Publications, Inc. is pleased to expand its series of picture books based on these timeless songs and stories.


My Aunt Came Back

Adapted by John M. Feierabend, Illustrated by Melanie Champagne

The classic folksong “My Aunt Came Back” takes on new life and meaning in this delightfully illustrated picture book, part of John M. Feierabend’s lifelong goal to identify and preserve the best music of our heritage for future generations.
        
Illustrator Melanie Champagne adds an unexpected twist to this tune, an echo song that builds to a hilarious conclusion certain to engage children time and again.
        
The song may be downloaded in audio form for free at www.giamusic.com/myaunt. The fully-notated version with all words and special directions is included at the end of this book.

A new twist on a timeless story, this picture book will become a favorite of today’s children, another wonderful chapter in the continuing legacy of a delightful, classic folksong.

Listen to: "My Aunt Came Back".
Listen to: "My Aunt Came Back" with spaces left for you to sing along.

Learn a little about the student illustrator of this wonderful picture book by John M. Feierabend:
When Opportunity Knocks: Students Get a Glimpse of Their Future Professions
©2008 Observer magazine. Posted with permission of the University of Hartford.

You can download the .mp3 files for these songs to your computer's desktop:

Mac "Control" click on "My Aunt Came Back" or "My Aunt Came Back - sing along", scroll down to "Save Link As" and choose the location you would like to save the file on your computer.
PC
"Right" click on "My Aunt Came Back" or "My Aunt Came Back - sing along", scroll down to "Save Target As" and choose the location you would like to save the file on your computer.


Hardcover, 32 pages, full-color illustrations

Edition # Title
Price
Qty  
G-7178 My Aunt Came Back
$16.95