A Child's Garden of Poetry

A Child's Garden of Poetry

DVD - 2011
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A magical mix of lyrical animation, poems on screen, and live-action scenes, featuring some of the world's greatest poets, from William Shakespeare to Langston Hughes. It also includes heartfelt recitations of poems by real-life kids, who offer their own insights on the place that poetry plays in their lives. Contemplative, inspiring and full of heart, this collection will transport you and your child, and plant the seeds for a lifelong love of words.
Publisher: [United States] : Home Box Office, 2011
Edition: Widescreen ed
ISBN: 9780780689350
Branch Call Number: J CHI
Characteristics: 1 DVD (ca. 27 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in


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Nov 20, 2012

I really enjoyed this little video. 5 year old dd loved the poetry, but not the talking in between. It is short and an interesting introduction to poetry for children.

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