Singable Book: Storm Song

Singable Book: Storm Song

There are some amazing people who bless my life in so many ways. One is Miriam – a wonderful woman I met in college. We weathered music theory, music history and English together. The other day a package from Miriam arrived in the mail. In it was a copy of the...
Singable Book: Ten Little Bears

Singable Book: Ten Little Bears

Numbers seem simple. We learn to count, to use them to quantify and to define. Numbers related to music and to life in many ways. In this number series, you will find a find a variety of songs and reflections on numbers. Let’s look at a singable counting book...
Music Sparks Book Blitz 2014: Draw Me a Star

Music Sparks Book Blitz 2014: Draw Me a Star

The first book in the book blitz series was more professional. caregiver focused. This post is more inline with the singable books shared on Music Sparks. Eric Carle books often appeal to me. Their bright, imaginative images and simple stories are appealing....
Pete the Cat (and his groovy freebies)

Pete the Cat (and his groovy freebies)

In my last post I shared the amazing freebies available at the library. The freebie theme continues with the “Pete the Cat” series created by James Dean and Eric Litwin. This series of books is a lot of fun. The images are bright and colorful. Pete takes...
Sing-able books: Sleepsong and The Rain Train

Sing-able books: Sleepsong and The Rain Train

“Sleepsong” by George Ella Lyon and Peter Catalanotto is a sweet bedtime book set to music. A lead sheet is in the back of the book while a recording can be found on the children’s book page of George Ella Lyon. The “shh” makes it easy...