- You'll save an extra 5% on Books purchased from Amazon.ca, now through July 29th. No code necessary, discount applied at checkout. Here's how (restrictions apply)
Pocketful of Posies: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes Hardcover – Sep 27 2010
|New from||Used from|
Special Offers and Product Promotions
Frequently Bought Together
Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought
No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
When teachers bemoan the lack of knowledge of nursery tales in their young students, press this special volume into their hands, but get one for home, too: every family deserves a fine collection of nursery rhymes, and this is one of the best."- The Horn Book, starred review
"On every page, embroidery, knotwork and beautifully dyed wool felt form backgrounds for the dozens of individual figures and buttons, beads, driftwood and stones. The design is sumptuous, and the smaller details enchant."- Kirkus Reviews
"Rarely have classic childhood verses been depicted with so much care and detail-and fabric .Mavor's intricate and colorfully embroidered work of art makes even the best-known childhood poems feel special and new again."- Publishers Weekly
"An unusual and charming addition to nursery-rhyme shelves."- School Library Journal
About the Author
Salley Mavor has illustrated many picture books in her signature style. She lives on Cape Cod in Massachusetts.
What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?
Top Customer Reviews
Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)
The creativity and imagination on display all but guarantee that this will be a book your child can return to again and again to not only learn these classic rhymes but marvel at the intricate photos. A HUGE recommend.