Dreams Are Made for Children: Classic Jazz Lullabies performed by Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Billie Holiday

Category: Book
Illustrated By: Green, Ilya
Selected By: Michel, Misja Fitzgerald
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / Bedtime & Dreams
  JUVENILE FICTION / Performing Arts / Music
Publisher: The Secret Mountain
Published: October 2015
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 42
Size: 8.00in x 8.25in x 0.25in

Additional Notes

From The Publisher*Selections from the golden age of jazz for a serene night of sleep
With whimsical, dream-like illustrations, this book and accompanying audio CD features a selection of timeless jazz dream songs to lull babies into a sweet, blissful sleep. The book includes 15 popular standards recorded by singing legends Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan, Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra, and Chet Baker, among others. Explanatory notes accompany each featured song in this must-have book for any jazz fans with a young child.
Review Quote*"Another gem in a series of storybook/CD sets from the folks at Secret Mountain." -Kevin Oliver, Free Times Family magazine
Review Quote*"This album is completely real and one that should be cherished in your musical collection with your family." -mommasbacon.com
Review Quote*"If you're looking for a cool gift for new parents or if you are a parent yourself, Dreams Are Made for Children is a sound purchase." -paperplanes.ca
Review Quote*"A delightful tome for tired tots designed to introduce the next generation to jazz, America's classical music." -Kam Williams, Baret News Syndicate
Review Quote*"Flawless production values, an inspired compilation of songs, enhanced with exceptional illustrations." -Susan Bethany, Midwest Book Review
Biographical NoteMisja Fitzgerald Michel studied jazz under François Jeanneau at the National Conservatory of Music in Paris. His first album, Live at the Villa, was recorded in 1998 and he has performed at various festivals around the world. Ilya Green is a children's book author and illustrator.