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Snuggle Up with Mother Goose

Illustrated by Rosemary Wells

Lap reading with babies means sharing sweet verses like these beloved Mother Goose rhymes.

Books and vibrant language are vitally important early learning tools. With that in mind, selected poems from Iona Opie’s classic Mother Goose nursery-rhyme compilations are gathered here in a sturdy, baby-friendly board book just right for lap time, nap time, or any time, really. Accentuating the soothing rhymes are cuddly creatures warming their hands and wishing on stars. So snuggle up with Mother Goose and give the hush-a-bye baby in your life a solid and loving head start.

  • A young, family-centered introduction to Mother Goose nursery rhymes.
  • Illustrated by beloved artist, Rosermary Wells, author of many books for children, including Love Waves and Stella's Starliner.
  • Perfect for a cozy parent-and-child storytime.

About the author

Iona Opie (1923-2017) dedicated her life to collecting and preserving children’s rhymes as art form and believedthat “nursery rhymes are good for you.” In partnership with her late husband, Peter Opie, she edited many acclaimed books of children’s folklore, including The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes.

About the illustrator

Rosemary Wells is the author and illustrator of more than sixty books for young readers. She has won many awards, including more than twenty American Library Association Notable Book citations, a New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year Award, and a Boston Globe–Horn Book Award. She lives in upstate New York.

ISBN: 9780763678678
Imprint: Candlewick
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Padded Board Book
Release Date: November 1, 2015
Dimensions: 172 x 203mm, 24pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $14.99
New Zealand RRP: $16.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

Last updated on 28/09/20 at 01:45:08
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