Entries Tagged as 'Poetry'

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

July 22nd, 2019 · 4 Comments · Books

The new collection of the poetry of Mister Rogers is a true gift for the children of today and the adults who grew up with Mister Rogers throughout their childhoods. A┬áBEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD includes 75 songs from both Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood and the earlier The Children’s Corner, and it’s sure to evoke memories […]

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Books for Dog Lovers of All Ages

January 30th, 2019 · 1 Comment · Books

If you’re looking for a fun gift book or just want to add to your library of dog-related reading material, here are some of our favorite dog books from photography to poetry. DOGFACE pretty much says it all where Barbara O’Brien’s book of dog faces is concerned. But the faces are so varied and scruffy […]

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Treasury for All Seasons

December 1st, 2012 · No Comments · Books

Review By HOMA WOODRUM In Treasury for all Seasons, Julie Andrews and her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton, selected poems and organized them (with introductory sections and including some of their own pieces) using the progression of a year as their guide, from January through to December. Every page of poetry or song includes painted illustrations […]

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A Meal of the Stars: Poems Up and Down

July 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Books

Review By JANE COWLES Recently, I discovered this gem on the shelves of my local library. A Meal of the Stars: Poems Up and Down by Dana Jensen is a uniquely delightful composition of poems. The words portray the size, shape, smell and sound of nature with a sense of curiosity that is enhanced by […]

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