Poems for Mothers

Poems for Mothers

by Victoria Lyle


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ISBN-13: 9781435110540
Publisher: Sterling
Publication date: 02/25/2009
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 5.34(w) x 6.44(h) x 1.32(d)

About the Author

V.R. Lyle (general editor) studied English and History of Art at the University of Edinburgh. After working for many years as an arts journalist, both in America and the UK, she began to write poetry. As a mother herself she is inspired by family, particularly her children.

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Poems for Mothers 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a very beautiful book.It makes Motherhood so romantic.It brings back the thoughts of old when mothers had the time to enjoy their babies every experience. The poems and pictures are something to cherish. Its written in the old form of the 1800and 1900's. A time when everything was captured in beauty. Besides the wonderful poems,the pictures are wonderful art work.Worthy of framing. I truly enjoyed the book before I gave it to my Granddaughters for mothers day.I hope they cherish it ,even if only the picture,as much as I did ,and save it as a gift for their daughters.
clsimonds More than 1 year ago
I thought this would be a great book for my daughter for Mother's Day. It has a lot of the poems I remember as a child growing up and some that are new as well. I think she will really enjoy it and maybe even try to write a few poems herself after reading this book; it's very inspirational. I like the way it is divided into sections such as A Mother's Love; Games, Rhymes and Lullabies; A Helping and Guiding Hand; Hopes and Fears; and Ode to Mothers. The pictures are great, too - wonderful scenes of mothers and children illustrating the special bond each has with the other. What a gem!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The book has wonderful poems, also the artwork is beautiful and I would give this book as a gift to the one I care about for a gift. I did buy the book for me because it did inspire me alot.