Rhymes from Around the World
Frances Lincoln Ltd, Hardcover, 9781847800862, 53pp.
Publication Date: July 29, 2010
"My village that I loveMy village, my sweet homeWhere my father, mother and family liveIt's not easy to forget itIt's so hard to be awayMy peaceful, friendly villageI miss it every day"A collection of nursery verses for young children (and the young at heart). From Iran to Iceland, Samoa to Switzerland, readers can delight in quirky, touching and funny verses from 22 different countries, brought to life by the artwork from exciting young illustrator, Mique Moriuchi, who captures each verse with a uniquely beautiful and child's-eye focus.