Rapunzel ( Paul O. Zelinsky)
With beautiful midieval illustrations and the classic story of Rapunzel, this rendition by Scholastic is absolutely stunning. As a couple realize they are to have a child, the wife starts craving the wild rapunzel growing in their neighbor’s garden. But the neighbor is an evil sorceress and has enchanted the garden with an evil curse. When the husband is caught stealing the sorceress’ rapunzel, she demands their first child. When the baby is born, the sorceress appears to take the baby.
We all know the rest of the story – but, your children will be enchanted too, when the handsome prince finds his Rapunzel at the end.
Chrysanthemum is a little girl mouse beloved by her parents. She loves her name and everything about herself. But, when she starts school, the other girls lead by Victoria and Iris make fun of her and tell her that Chrysanthemum has too many syllables and is an awful name. Her teacher, Mrs. Chudd, invites Mrs.Delphinium Twinkle turns everything around when she names her new aby – Chrysanthemum!
Narrated by Meryl Streep.
Is your Mama a Llama follows a baby Llama as she discovers nature – Mr. Owl, a hatched bird – is your mama a llama? Classically told and absolutely mesmerizing!
All of the stories in this set of DVD’s are amazing! See for yourself!
Extras: Spanish version of Is Your Mama a Llama? Noisy Nora, Owen, and the Caterpillar and the Pollywog, A Visit with Rosemary Wells, with read along arrows.
Chrysanthemum (and more mouse mayhem)
A Weekend with Wendell
The Caterpillar and the Polliwog
Hondo and Fabian
Rapunzel (and mmore classic fairytales)
The Elves and the Shoemaker
The Talking Eggs
The Three Billy Goats Gruff
Lon Po Po
Is Your Mama a Llama ? (and more classic children’s stories)
Each Peach Pear Plum
The Little Red Hen
Reading to Your Bunny
Chrysanthemum… and More Mouse Mayhem (Scholastic Storybook Treasures) is available at Amazon.com and other DVD retailers.
Ratings are based on a 5-star scale
Review by Broad “A” – Ava
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