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Title My little island [videorecording] / produced by Lancit Media Productions ; a production of Great Plains National Television Library & WNED-TV ; produced by Cecily Truett, Larry Lancit ; directed by Vern Oakley ; written by Ronnie Krauss.

Imprint Baltimore, MD : Distributed by GNP Educational Media, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs    J MYL    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Reading rainbow ; 045
Reading rainbow; 045.
Note Based on the book of the same title by Frane Lessac.
Originally broadcast on PBS as an episode of the television program in 1987.
Contents Feature book -- Explore the island -- Mountain chicken -- Review books.
Credits Director of photography, Dean Parisot ; editor, James C. Wright ; music, Steve Horelick, Daniel Shklair, Oasis Music, inc.
Performer Hosted by LeVar Burton ; feature book read by Ron Foster.
Summary Ron Foster reads the featured book My little island about a little boy who takes his best friend to visit the Caribbean island where he was born. Host LeVar Burton visits this same island, Montserrat, in the West Indies. As he tours the island, viewers experience the many colors and sights of this tropical paradise, including the unique flowers and unusual fruits-- like pawpaws, mangoes and breadfruit. Reviewed books are Yagua days by Cruz Martel, Nicholas Bentley Stoningpot III by Ann McGovern and The Viking children's world atlas by Jacqueline Tivers and Michael Day.
System Details DVD.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Montserrat -- Juvenile drama.
Caribbean Area -- Description and travel.
Montserrat -- Description and travel.
Genre/Form Children's television programs
Educational television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Burton, LeVar.
Foster, Ron.
Oakley, Vern.
Lessac, Frané. My little island.
Lancit Media Productions.
Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.
WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Great Plains National (Firm)
Added Title Reading rainbow (Television program)
Music No. 126.0045D GPN Educational Media

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