The Sun in Me is a collection of beautiful short poems about the planet for children. The poems evoke scenes of nature, and their simple yet poetic nature will introduce children to poetry as well as encourage them to reflect about nature. The poems are written by a wide range of poets who hail from many countries, making this a cross cultural experience too.
You will be able to listen to the soothing patter of a summer rainfall, watch the first flames of the rising sun and sing with the stars as you travel through the nature poems of this anthology. From the rainforests of Africa to the mountains of Japan, all of the poems celebrate the beauty and fragility of the earth.
It definitely is one of those children’s book that is for keeping, and that will give years of enjoyment and reflection. The Sun in Me is recommended for children aged 3-11 years.