The Hip Hippos’ Travel Troupe is a delightful picture book about a family of entertaining hippos and their friends who are musicians, singers, and dancers. From pink tutu ballerinas to gold-chain rappers, the cool hippos are rehearsing before boarding their large tour bus to travel to the next concert. From best-selling author and early childhood literacy specialist Dr. Maggie Allen, this story- fantasy from Dr. Maggie's Story Song Collection includes fun illustrations and repetitive text that will encourage your youngster to read and sing the story over and over, delighting in it a little more each time it is read or sung. Perfect for children ages 2-6, the visually appealing, fanciful illustrations by Darlene Penshorn bring the story to life as children learn about singing, dancing, playing an instrument, and working as a team. The Hip Hippos’ Travel Troupe opens up a whole world of possibilities for young minds. After reading the picture book, click on the soundtrack audio button on your tool bar to listen to the song for further enjoyment, and then have fun singing the whole book with your child!