New Book Songs by Monty Harper

Jun 28

I am a big fan of Monty Harper’s book songs… he is so clever and fun. The title song Dream Big has a lovely message and promotes reading… Dream Big Monty wrote this song to include in his summer 2012 library performances. This recording is only available on his website. lyrics I used to dream I was an astronaut Standing on the face of the moon. But...

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I like big books…

Feb 02

…And I cannot lie… You can buy this mug...

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Bookends and Silent Pages (Song by Kiersten Holine)

Nov 17

This site is dedicated to all things book related… and I heard this song and thought it was share-worthy. Someone thought to use book analogies to describe heartache… loss… how clever, how fitting. Who but a bibliophile could have written such a song? We bookworms do seem to have more depth, more ability to feel pain and joy. This song is by...

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The Reading Rainbow

Jul 20

Do you remember The Reading Rainbow? I do with great fondness. I can completely appreciate a song sung heartily all about readings! Let me share the Reading Rainbow song and lyrics with you. Reading Rainbow Theme Song Butterfly in the sky I can go twice as high Take a look It’s in a book A Reading Rainbow I can go anywhere Friends to know And ways to grow A...

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10 Songs Inspired by Books

Jul 12

For the love of books… statues have been sculpted… songs have been sung… Here are 10 random songs inspired by books… 1. Whip It by Devo According to,1 Jerry Casale and Mark Mothersbaugh formed Devo when they were students at Kent State University. Jerry told us how this song came together: “Whip It, like many Devo songs,...

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