It was impressive to read that one of the most popular poets of all time was unknown during her lifetime- her over 1700 poems being found by her sister after her death. A selection of Emily Dickinson’s poems are shared in this picture book.
Mother and son have another collaboration in this biography of a fascinating person I’d never heard about. Having visions, and hiding them from the world, caused Hildegard to have headaches and to go in hiding. But once she realized her visions were from God, she shared them. A creative look in the life of a woman when women weren’t treated as more than wives-and-mothers-in-the-making.
The Bach were a large musical family whose talents were passed from generation to generation. An overly simplified biography of someone who we may be all familiar with without knowing it!