Smiling like Sunshine: Book Sharing Monday: Out and About

Monday, 21 March 2011

Book Sharing Monday: Out and About

We found this book a few weeks ago at a charity shop and we love it.
It is a collection of poems which follow the lives of a small girl and her baby brother, as they play through the seasons and  have various experiences.
The poems are lovely, the pictures are gorgeous.
From the book:

I like sand
The run-between-your-fingers kind,
The build-it-into-castles kind.
Mountains of sand meeting the sky,
Flat sand, going on for ever.
I do like sand.

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2 comments :

  1. I've never heard of this one, but I love Shirley Hughes. I'll have to keep a lookout. x

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  2. Actually this is an old book, hence the cover photo, probably not published any more. But you can check your library.

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