Higglety Pigglety Pop

Name of Book: Higglety Pigglety Pop and other first poems

Age Group: Pre-school

Author: Various including poems by Edward Lear, Spike Milligan, AA Milne, Lewis Carroll and Michael Rosen

This was a gift to my daughter and I have to say one of the first books with known poems like the Owl and the Pussy Cat.

Pros: Introduces the fantastic world of poetry to the child. The beautiful illustration in the book, makes poetry very interesting. Some of the poems are worth a mention – The Owl and the Pussy Cat, Higglety Pigglety Pop, Oodles of Noodles.

Cons: Not all the poems catch the attention of the child. For example not sure why the poem called Valentine was included.

Mini Edition:

I love reading the Owl and the Pussy Cat and  giggle at oodles of noodles. I like the cat pictures.

Mumma thinks: 3/5

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