Read Aloud Classics includes ten-minute selections from: The Call of the Wild Black Beauty, The Tales of the Arabian Nights, Hansel and Gretel, Peter Pan, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty in the Wood, Jack and the Beanstalk, The Wizard of Oz and more. Read-Aloud Poems have been carefully selected to appeal to a child's sensibility and include work from the world's greatest poets such as Lewis Carroll, Emily Dickenson, Shel Silverstein, Edward Lear and William Blake. Read-Aloud African American Stories introduced children to the rich, entertaining and instructive tradition of African American storytelling. The book includes myths and fables, fairy tales and folklore. Beautifully illustrated and designed. The Read-Along Classics includes many illustrations that accompanied the original stories. The others include original artwork specially commissioned for these books.
Selections in the books are all ten-minutes or less, the perfect length to read-aloud to children at bedtime.; Provides hours of educational entertainment and puts children on the road to becoming life-long readers.; Completely redesigned into a smaller, chunky size, it is the perfect gift for parents and children.