This collection of short poems from Newbery
Award–winning author Paul Fleischman delightfully celebrates the essence of
birds. The companion to Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices, its poems
feature two voices speaking sometimes together and sometimes in turn.
Experience the magic and magnificence of the immortal phoenix. Enjoy the
fluttering elation of finches at dawn and the swiftness of swallows at dusk.
And empathize with the loneliness of the last passenger pigeon in the
The musical voices of five excellent narrators
perform these poems in harmonies and cadences as pleasing as birdsong. Their
voices capture the melodic, rejoicing, soaring freedom of the beautiful aviary
kingdom and, occasionally, its loneliness and despair at being exploited by the
human race. Download and start listening now!