John Ciardi - You Read To Me, Ill Read To You
Children's, Brass & Military
Label: Spoken Arts ‎– SA 835
Type: Vinyl, LP
Country: US
Date of released: 1962
Category: Non-Music, Children's
Style: Education, Poetry, Spoken Word
Genre: Children's, Brass & Military
Musician: John Ciardi
Album's name: You Read To Me, I'll Read To You
ZIP archive size: 1771

John Ciardi - You Read To Me, Ill Read To You


A1 Introduction/ About The Teeth Of Sharks/ I Wouldn't
A2 Arvin Marvin Lillisbee Fitch/ Wouldn't You?
A3 Mind You, Now/ What Night Would It Be?
A4 Mummy Slept Late And Daddy Fixed Breakfast/ Little Bits
A5 About Jimmy James/ The Wise Hen
A6 A Cool Drink On A Hot Day/ One Day
A7 All About Boys And Girls/ Sometimes I Feel This Way
B1 Chang McTang McQuarter Cat/ My Cat, Mrs. Lick-A-Chin/ A Sad Song
B2 A Sea Song/ How To Tell A Tiger
B3 My Horse, Jack/ A Warning About Bears/ More About Bears/ Still More About Bears/ Last Word About Bears/ At The Farm
B4 How The Frightful Child Grew Better/ What Do You Think His Daddy Did?
B5 What Did You Learn At The Zoo?/ Tell Him To Go Home
B6 The Bird-Brain Song/ Dan Dunder
B7 A Short Checklist Of Things To Think About/ Before Being Born
B8 A Dream About The Man In The Moon


  • Directed By – Arthur Luce Klein
  • Illustration [Drawings] – Edward Gorey
  • Read By – John Ciardi


Read by John Ciardi and his children, Myra, John and Benn