All over the world, millions of mothers, fathers and grandparents get their children to sleep through the pacifying ritual of singing and rocking the infant or toddler. This beautifully illustrated collection includes 51 lullabies from 37 countries in original languages. The book includes a sing-along CD with the texts read by native speakers. Delightful pictures by famous photographers illustrate the cultural riches of our world. The CD/guide is a complete performance of 25 lullabies from around the world sung in their language of origin. The guide includes the original language. The translations are in German.