Anna Banana: 101 Jump Rope Rhymes (paperback)
This unique book by Joanna Cole lends humor and poetry to jumping rope by presenting more than 100 traditional rhymes that can make the game even more challenging and fun. How many times can you jump rope? Rhyme makes the game of rope jumping entertaining with counting rhymes and many more. There are red-hot pepper rhymes for jumping very fast, and rhymes for jumping in and out of the rope. There are even fortune-telling rhymes that answer questions and help you predict the future! The rhymes in this book began as a way to keep the rhythm while jumping rope, but they also lent poetry and humor to the game. Clever Illustrations, too. For ages 4-8.