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A beautiful day in the neighborhood : the poetry of Mister Rogers

Author: Fred Rogers; Luke Flowers
Publisher: Philadelphia : Quirk Books, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Lyrics to seventy-five songs from the children's television programs Mister Rogers' Neighborhood and The Children's Corner, collected and presented as an illustrated treasury of poems. Lyrics explore topics such as feelings, new siblings, everyday life, and imagination"

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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fred Rogers; Luke Flowers
ISBN: 9781683691136 168369113X
OCLC Number: 1165365751
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 141 p. : col. ill.
Contents: Won't you be my neighbor? --
Mister Rogers' invitation --
Be the best of whatever you are --
I like you as you are --
I think I"m going to like you today --
I give a hoot for you --
Children can --
It's good to talk --
Things are different --
A place of my own --
Smile in your pocket --
You are you --
What do you do with the mad that you feel? --
I love to shine --
Fences --
Doing song --
Les jours de la semaine (the days of the week) --
Take my time --
What can you hear? --
I'm busy being busy --
I did, too --
Sometimes isn't always --
Everybody's shy sometimes --
I'd like to be like mom and dad --
You can never go down the drain --
The clown in me --
We are elephants --
Summer rain --
It's an ugly day --
I"m glad I'm the way I am --
Walking giraffe --
I'm still myself inside --
Everything grows together --
It hurts to be lonely --
Are you brave? --
Parents were little once, too --
Did you know? --
It's you I like --
What do you think is important --
Many ways to say I love you --
Please don't think it's funny --
Let's be together today --
You're growing --
Some things I don't understand --
When a baby comes --
The king and the ocean --
Sometimes I wonder if I'm a mistake --
A bird-watching song --
You are special --
Creating duet --
Who shall I be today? --
Good people sometimes do bad things --
You're much more --
I need you --
I'm interested in things --
I like to be told --
I hope it will rain --
A lonely kind of thing --
Sometimes people are good --
I'm tame --
Then you heart is full of love --
The truth will make me free --
Wishes don't make things come true --
You've got to do it --
You're the only one --
It's the people you like the most --
Love is people --
You're special --
Find a star --
A smile's the style --
This is just the day --
Perfect day --
I'm proud of you --
Tomorrow --
It's such a good feeling.
Other Titles: Mister Rogers' neighborhood (Television program)
Responsibility: lyrics by Fred Rogers ; illustrations by Luke Flowers.


For the first time ever, the beloved songs from Mister Rogers Neighborhood are collected here in a charmingly-illustrated treasury, sure to be cherished by adults who grew up with Mister Rogers, and  Read more...


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A Parents' Choice Gold Award winnerA 2019 Goodreads Choice Awards WinnerA Red Tricycle Best Kids Book of 2019"This treasure trove of gentle wisdom and playful fun, complemented by the sunny charm of Read more...

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