July 29th, 2016
The poem "Do You Know?” was written by American poet, Edith Colby Banfield. It’s about one of my favorite creatures… fairies! You can listen to a recording of the poem below and read along with the text… MP3 of Do You Know? Do You Know? Do you know That you can go In the early […]
February 25th, 2015
Fairies a magical creatures that all kids should hear about! Here’s a poem about them called, Oh! Where Do Fairies Hide Their Heads? It was written by English poet, Thomas Haynes Bayly (1797–1839). You can hear the poem sung below. It sounds like a lullaby. MP3 Recording of Oh! Where Do Fairies Hide Their Heads? […]
February 25th, 2014
"Snow Song" is a lovely poem by Sara Teasdale. You can read the poem and listen to two different recordings of it below – one is sung, the other recited. MP3 Recording of Snow Song – Sung MP3 Recording of Snow Song – Recited Snow Song By Sara Teasdale Fairy snow, fairy snow, Blowing, […]
November 15th, 2013
The poem "Mr. Moon: A Song for Little People" is about a fairy ring calling the moon to come down. It was written by Bliss Carmen. You can listen to the recording and read along with the poem below… MP3 of Mr. Moon Mr. Moon: A Song of the Little People By Bliss Carmen O […]
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A Mama Lisa Book
Over 125 songs and rhymes. Each includes the full text in Spanish, with translations into English. Many include links to recordings. Order Here!
Over 50 songs and rhymes, in French with translations into English. You'll find well-known songs like Frère Jacques, Alouette, and Au claire de la lune, alongside many you may never have heard of. At the end of each item in this book, there's a web address to an online version of the song or rhyme. There we are often able to include sheet music, recordings and videos of performances. We hope this book will help foster a love of French songs and culture all over the world! Order Here!