Lullabies and Bedtime Poems

Sweet sleepy poems for helping children to go to sleep…

Illustration for kids poem Japanese lullaby by Eugene Field

Japanese Lullaby

A soft bedtime lullaby from Eugene Field, inspired by Japanese imagery.

Illustration of storm for kids poem Norse Lullaby by Eugene Field

Norse Lullaby

A stormy, rainy lullaby for children who love natural drama.

Illustration for kids poem The Flyaway Horse by Eugene Field

The Fly-Away Horse

A bedtime lullaby about a magical flying horse that takes children to dreams…

Illustration for lullaby poem for kids The Dream Ship by Eugene Field

The Dream Ship

A lullaby about a ghostly ship that tosses dreams from its side.

Illustration for kids poem Little Boy Blue

Little Boy Blue

The toys in a little boys’ room wait for him to play with them again.

Illustration for poem for kids The Sugarplum Tree by Eugene Field

The Sugar Plum Tree

A sweet poem to send children off to dreams… to a land of candy, lollies and sugar.

Illustration of sleeping boy for Tennyson kids poem Sweet and Low

Sweet and Low

A sweet lullaby poem to lull sleepy children to dreams…

Illustration of children- poems for kids - Escape at Bedtime

Escape at Bedtime

A child escapes bed, and discovers a night-time delight in the garden.