Waves In The Bathtub
By Eugenie Fernandes
you have ever given a child a bath, you know firsthand that you will be most likely standing in water and have your clothes dampened by all the
"Waves in the Bathtub." As the old song goes, "Splish,
Splash, I Was Taking a Bath." The main character in this book is named
Kady and she is normal in making sure the bathroom is flooded.
She has her own song called "Waves In
the Bathtub," which is repeated various times throughout this book.
Children will be able to repeat the refrain each time Kady hops into the
tub. Children will also be able to relate to the the rubber ducky and other
bathtub toys illustrated. When at long last, Kady is finished with her bath.
Its time for her mother to clean up both the bathtub and herself. She breaks
into song singing the same song as Kady did while she was in the tub. The
musical score is included and can be learned to add to the enjoyment of this
This book is very enchanting and encourages
illustrations are very colorful and whimsical. The facial expressions are
marvelous. If you are going to have a flooded bathroom, you might as well
sing about the Waves In the Bathtub.