In this comprehensive anthology, co-authors Julie Andrews and daughter Emma Walton Hamilton share a diverse assortment of their most cherished poems, songs, lullabies and hymns. Featuring a wide range of beloved classics from William Shakespeare, Emily Dickinson and Robert Frost to playful poems by Jack Prelutsky and Shel Silverstein, this is the perfect collection for families to share throughout the years. Julie and Emma additionally contribute a number of their own poems and reveal the stories behind some of their family favourites. James McMullan's stunning watercolour paintings bring each page to glorious life with his spectacular vision and artistic point of view. The Collection is packaged with a special CD featuring mother and daughter alternately recording twenty-one poems, some of which are recited together.
As well as being a famous actress Julie Andrews is the author of many children's books and her recent bestselling memoir, Home. Emma Walton Hamilton is a bestselling children's book author, editor, educator and theater arts professional.