Sail Away With Me by Jane Collins-philippeSail Away With Me by Jane Collins-philippe

Sail Away With Me

byJane Collins-philippeIllustratorLaura Beingessner

Picture Books | March 9, 2010

Pricing and Purchase Info


Earn 90 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


Ships within 1-2 weeks

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


Jane Collins-Philippe loves the sea – after all she has spent many years living on a sailboat – and she has collected verses old and new to share her understanding and affection. Some of the poems will be familiar, like Eugene Field’s “Wynken, Blynken and Nod.” Others are from Collins-Philippe’s own pen and are sure to become favorites. Who could resist a poem about a ship with a hippo for a captain and a giraffe named Joyce for a lookout?

Laura Beingessner’s charming art is the perfect complement to a collection that will delight children, whether they are old salts or landlubbers.

A note from the author: OOPS! Credit for Baby’s Boat on the very last page of my book should have gone to Ridley and Gaynor who penned it in 1898. I wouldn’t want to take credit for something I didn’t write. Besides, that would make me very old indeed!
JANE COLLINS-PHILIPPE grew up in Toronto and was a teacher. She became a committed and effective advocate for people with disabilities and worked closely with People First, an organization formed and run by people with developmental disabilities. For over twenty years, she has lived life at sea on a sailboat with her husband, splitting...
Title:Sail Away With MeFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:32 pages, 10.31 × 8.48 × 0.36 inPublished:March 9, 2010Publisher:TundraLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0887768423

ISBN - 13:9780887768422

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

Look for similar items by category: