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Leave your sleep : a collection of classic children's poetry / adapted to music by Natalie Merchant and illustrated by Barbara McClintock.

Merchant, Natalie. (Added Author). McClintock, Barbara, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J AUD CD MER (1CD+1BK) (Text) 39206020366397 J Audiobook Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374343682 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0374343683 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 CD (4 3/4 in.)
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Frances Foster Books, 2012.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
CD : Land of nod -- Dancing bear -- Janitor's boy -- Adventures of Isabel -- Bleezer's ice-cream -- Old mother Hubbard & her dog revisited -- Blind men and the elephant -- Topsyturvey-world -- It makes a change -- Peppery man -- Calico pie -- If no one ever marries me -- Equestrienne -- Sleep giant -- Nursery rhyme of innocence and experience -- Maggie and milly and molly and may -- King of China's daughter -- Vain and careless -- I saw a shipa-sailing.
Summary, etc.:
This collection of classic children's poetry, adapted to music by Natalie Merchant, opens the door to a wondrous world filled with witches and fearless girls, blind men and elephants, giants and sailors and dancing bears. Leave Your Sleep features a daring and delightful selection, ranging from the beloved (e.e. cummings, Edward Lear, and Jack Prelutsky) to the undiscovered (the young Nathalia Crane). Natalie Merchant's brilliant musical renderings, selected from her highly praised album, share the stage with Barbara McClintock's richly imagined art to create a memorable reading, looking, and listening experience.
Subject: Auido CDs.
Children's poetry.
Poetry > Collections.

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