A full collection of stories and rhymes for the youngest listeners. In addition to the usual fairy tales, folk tales, and fables, there are numerous stories about animals, tales of everyday doings, and stories of the seasons. The material is conveniently arranged in groups, with several stories and rhymes for each holiday and season throughout the year. Numerous black and white illustrations complement the text. Ages 4-8
"Little star, that shines so bright,
Come and peep at me to-night;
For I've often watched for you,
In the pretty sky, so blue.
Little star, Oh! tell me, pray,
Where you hide yourself all day
Have you got a home, like me,
And a father, kind to thee?"
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