POCKETFUL OF POSIES: A TREASURY OF NURSERY RHYMES
"A fine choice. (author's note) (Picture book/nursery rhymes. 3-6)"
Mavor has chosen 64 rhymes that combine the familiar (Peter Piper and his peppers, Mary and her lamb, Old Mother Hubbard), the not so familiar ("I eat my peas with honey" and Wee Willie Winkie) and the truly obscure ("Go to bed first, / a golden purse; / Go to bed second, / a golden pheasant; / Go to bed third, / a golden bird"). Read full book review >