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The Singing Sack (Book + CD) : 28 Song-Stories from Around the World, Mixed media product Book

The Singing Sack (Book + CD) : 28 Song-Stories from Around the World Mixed media product

Edited by Sheena Roberts

Illustrated by Mary Currie

Part of the Songbooks series


28 song-stories from around the world - perfect for storytellingsessions in schools, libraries and at home.

Includes a CD making thewealth of diverse sounds accessible to all. Song-stories are as old and as universal as storytelling itself.

Each of the 28 song-stories in this collection contains a simple song, which helps the narrative unfold and invites instant participation, whether at school or at home.

The collection includes song-stories from all corners of the world, eg Annancy, Puss and Ratta from Jamaica, Spider the Drummer from Sierra Leone and The Raja's Secret from Gujarat.

The CD contains performances of all the songs.


  • Format: Mixed media product
  • Pages: 80 pages, (b/w line)
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Traditional
  • ISBN: 9780713658057

Also by Helen East