The Sleepytown Express: A Song by Haven Gillespie
Soda pop pools, lemonade streams and many other tasty delights await when you hop on board the Sleepytown Express. Based on the beloved children’s song penned by Haven Gillespie, author of ‘Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town’, the Sleepytown Express is a fun filled trip to the land of such childhood characters as Mother Hubbard, Cinderella, and the Sandman. Colourful illustrations make the lyrics come alive in this reintroduction of the classic song. The ‘Sleepytown Express’ was first published in 1930 as a fox trot. Remembered by the illustrator as a song sung to her at bedtime, it is still a beloved part of her family heritage. Hop on the train and experience all the fun and fantasy of the Sleepytown Express.
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