Poems and Rhymes
Celebrate the joy of books by starting to read poems as early as your child can hear your own voice, the minute you can hold him or her in your arms.
by Kristine O'Connell George
Illustrated by Maggie Smith
Clarion Books 2001
Ages: Birth to 3
Topic: Poems and Rhymes
In addition to being read, a book can be opened, hugged and cherished as a gift. This poem, vividly illustrated, captures a toddler's first magical and imaginative encounters with a book.
A treasure of a first book, it is now being translated in Italian.