28 song-stories from around the world, compiled by Helen East & illustrated by Mary Currie. The 28 stories in this book each contain a simple song, which helps the narrative unfold and invites instant participation. Song-stories are as old and as universal as storytelling itself. This selection has been especially retold by contemporary storytellers. It is perfect for storytelling sessions in schools, libraries or at home. The CD contains all the songs, making a multi-cultural wealth of sounds.