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Northwoods Cradle Song

From a Menominee Lullaby

by Douglas Wood

  • 80 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bedtime & Dreams,
  • Bedtime Stories,
  • People & Places - United States - Native American,
  • Children"s Books/Baby-Preschool,
  • Children"s poetry, American,
  • Juvenile poetry,
  • Lullabies,
  • Menominee Indians,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLisa Desimini (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10950915M
    ISBN 10061311924X
    ISBN 109780613119245

    “Wood of the Cradle’ is ideal for a Christmas-Epiphany intergenerational choir of unison children, youth or adult SAB voices, guitar, woodwinds, and cello. Its tender, expressive folklike quality is captivating. Poetry and books. A Cradle Song", a poem of William Blake written c. , set to music in by Benjamin Britten in his song cycle A Charm of Lullabies "A Cradle Song" (W. B. Yeats poem) Cradle Song, a detective novel by Robert Edric; Theatre, film and TV. Cradle Song, Paramount Pictures film starring Dorothea Wieck, Evelyn Venable and Guy Standing.

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Northwoods Cradle Song by Douglas Wood Download PDF EPUB FB2

In Northwoods Cradle Song, a person can find three things that make a book especially appealing to me: a love and respect for nature, poetic text, and beautiful artwork.

Everything works well here to create a book that is a joy to read to the children who matter in our lives.5/5(5). Northwoods Cradle Song book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The author of the bestselling picture book Old Turtle and the autho /5.

Northwoods Cradle Song: From a Menominee Lullaby Douglas Wood, Author, Lisa Desimini, Illustrator Atheneum Books $15 (32p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Northwoods starts in a similar way to the previous book in the series The Beast of Barcroft with the introduction of a new character, Davis Holland, and something mysterious lurking in the woods.

However while the Best of Barcroft One of the things I love most about Bill Schweigart is that for me he is a bit of an unknown quantity/5. This lullaby of the north has been translated from the language of the Menominee people and then adapted by Wood (Old Turtle,etc.).

The repetition of the phrase ``Go to sleep,'' creates a soothing refrain to a mother's bedtime litany about pines, tiger lilies, herons, muskrats, loons. Desimini's paintings are realistic, with atmospheric touches: The creatures at night exist in exotic.

Get this from a library. Northwoods cradle song: from a Menominee lullaby. [Douglas Wood; Lisa Desimini] -- A poetic adaptation of a Menominee Indian lullaby.

: Northwoods Cradle Song: From a Menominee Lullaby () by Wood, Douglas and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(15). For Wood's lullaby, Desimini "paints with a tranquil, velvety softness," according to a reviewer for Publishers Weekly, while Margaret A.

Bush, reviewing Northwoods Cradle Song in Horn Book, commented that Desimini's "deep tones of rust, green, and gold glow in soft light.". Douglas Wood has read his books, narrated, and performed at the White House, New York’s famed Lincoln Center, and many other extraordinary venues across the country.

As a professional musician and song-writer, Doug is a virtuoso performer on string guitar, mandolin, and banjo. I first came across Northwoods Cradle Song: From A Menominee Lullaby in the late 's as a teacher searching for children's books containing Native Images and Stories.

I don't recall any author's notes with regard to crediting original sources for the story. Carl Maria von Weber Boris Bagger Wiegenlied Cradle Song Lullaby Guitar Gitarre - Duration: edition49 music publishing company 5, views.

Wood has spent most of his life in the outdoors, enjoying experiences that led to him write more than 30 books for children and adults, including "Paddle Whispers," "Northwoods Cradle Song. More editions of Northwoods Cradle Song: From a Menominee Lullaby: Northwoods Cradle Song: From a Menominee Lullaby: ISBN ().

Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. The Oxford Book of English Verse: – William Blake. – Cradle Song. Northwoods Cradle Song is an adaptation of a Menominee lullaby that finds a Native-American woman rock- ing her child and pointing out the ways in which other creatures in nature are also preparing to go to sleep.

Horn Book, May-June,Margaret A. Bush. “A Cradle Song” follows a couplet structure where each pair of lines rhyme. This lends the poem a graceful sound and makes it easy to sing. While writing this poem, Blake drew from the image of a mother sitting over her infant while the baby is in her crib falling sleep.

Background. Blake was born in London on Novem Northwoods Songs features a traditional folk song each month pulled from my research. As a Minnesotan, I am particularly drawn to material connected to my home state.

I am also interested in the Irish influence evident in the repertoires of lumbermen and Great Lakes sailors across the northwoods region (which I think of as the historic white pine belt stretching from New Brunswick to Minnesota).

Wood (Northwoods Cradle Song, p. etc.) has wisely chosen to adapt a Windigo tale that explains nature, rather than one that induces nightmares (the Windigo figures in north woods tales as everything from a monster to a symbol of men driven wild by the wilderness itself; tales about them make for classic ""ghost stories"" for around the campfire) for this book.

Naturalist, wildlife photographer and writer Stan Tekiela is the originator of the popular state-specific field guide series. Stan has authored more than educational books, including field guides, quick guides, nature books, children’s books, playing cards and more, presenting many species of animals and : Adventure Publications, Incorporated.

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A Cradle Song; Prev Poem. Next Poem. Famous Family Poem. A poem from his book, Songs of Innocence, and of experience by William Blake, a lullaby of unparalleled beauty.

Featured Shared Story. Family where life begins and love never ends. Share your story! (1) Print;/5.T R Suresh (2/18/ AM).

The lines Care is heavy, therefore sleep you, You are care, and care must keep you are worthy of Shakespeare: the sentiments expressed and the use of 'care' thrice in three different meanings is a remarkable feat, combining feeling with virtuosity/5.Cradle Song.

Golden slumbers kiss your eyes, Smiles awake you when you rise ; Sleep, pretty wantons, do not cry, And I will sing a lullaby, Rock them, rock them, lullaby.

Care is heavy, therefore sleep you, - I found this Dekker poem set to music in an old book. Doeas anyone else see the similarity between this and the Paul McCartney/ John.