Mother Goose Rhymes: The Classic Collection

Bibliographic Information:  Mother Goose Rhymes. (2011). Australia: Hinkler Books.

Annotation:  Many significant and widely used poems are in the Mother Goose Rhymes: The Classic Collection such as Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, Hot Cross Buns and Rain, Rain, Go Away.

Genre:  Fairy Tale

Grade Level:  Kindergarten – 3rd Grade

Interested Readers:  This collection can appeal to many readers, because of all the different poems.  Readers who also like words that rhyme might also be interested in this book.

Personal Response and Rating:  I enjoyed that this collection of poems had many of the most well known poems created.  This book could be read and used within the classroom during a time when we discuss poems.  Lastly, I would give this book a 4.5/5 star rating.

Text-Dependent Question:  In the Cobbler, Cobbler Poem, what did the Cobbler need to mend?