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If You See a Fairy Ring: A Rich Treasury of Classic Fairy Poems

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Publisher Comments:

"If you see a fairy ring,

In a field of grass,

Very lightly step around,

Tiptoe as you pass. . . ."

A rich combination of enchanting verse and magical color illustrations make this a truly unusual and attractive book for younger children. The easy and accessible poems--all of them written by major literary figures--share a common theme: fairies and fairyland. Ingenious paper engineering produces illustrated images that change in their details as kids turn the pages. For example, a morning woodland scene becomes a moonlit fairy party when its gatefold is opened. The verses are by Robert Graves, Laura Ingalls Wilder, and several other memorable writers. Robert Graves offers the short, delightful verse, "I'd Love to be a Fairy's Child," and several poets, including Steven Kroll and Thomas Hood, present poems about fairies that visit children in their dreams. Laura Ingalls Wilder's "The Sunshine Fairies," and Juliana Horatia Ewing's "The Rainbow Fairies" associate fairy activities with nature and the weather. These are just a few of the many poems that adorn this fine little volume. It will delight and enchant younger children each time they turn its pages.

Synopsis:

Sharing a common theme of fairies and fairyland, this collection of verses features ingenious paper engineering and irresistible watercolors by Susan Lockheart, which produces illustrated images that literally change as kids turn each page. With verses by such literary figures as Robert Graves, William Shakespeare, and Laura Ingalls Wilder, this volume is sure to delight and enchant young children each time they turn its pages.

Synopsis:

(back cover)

IF YOU SEE A

FAIRY RING

Step into fairyland with Robert Graves, Laura Ingalls Wilder, and a host of other classic poets. Susanna Lockheart's irresistible watercolors accompany this beautiful collection of poems, making them accessible to even the youngest audience. The changing magic windows in the book's charming illustrations cast a further spell and add an extra touch of enchantment to verses meant to be read aloud, to be learned, and to be treasured.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780764160288
Author:
Lockheart, Susanna
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series
Illustrator:
Lockheart, Susan
Author:
Lockheart, Susan
Subject:
Poetry : General
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - General
Subject:
Toy and movable books
Subject:
Fairies
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Children's poetry, American
Subject:
Children's poetry, English
Subject:
Children's poetry
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20071031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from From Pre up to K to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
, Y
Pages:
24
Dimensions:
9.5 x 12 in
Age Level:
05-05

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Product details 24 pages Barron's Educational Series - English 9780764160288 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Sharing a common theme of fairies and fairyland, this collection of verses features ingenious paper engineering and irresistible watercolors by Susan Lockheart, which produces illustrated images that literally change as kids turn each page. With verses by such literary figures as Robert Graves, William Shakespeare, and Laura Ingalls Wilder, this volume is sure to delight and enchant young children each time they turn its pages.
"Synopsis" by , (back cover)

IF YOU SEE A

FAIRY RING

Step into fairyland with Robert Graves, Laura Ingalls Wilder, and a host of other classic poets. Susanna Lockheart's irresistible watercolors accompany this beautiful collection of poems, making them accessible to even the youngest audience. The changing magic windows in the book's charming illustrations cast a further spell and add an extra touch of enchantment to verses meant to be read aloud, to be learned, and to be treasured.

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