Songs Children Sing

music by Aline Shader

I Love Books


the joys of reading

Year Composed


Year Copyrighted



unison, 2- & 3-part

Musical Form

  • Verse 1
  • Verse 2
  • Interlude
  • Verse 3
  • Coda

Song Details

This is a jaunty little ditty in which the rhythm of the melody and that of the text are perfectly in sync…an Aline Shader trademark!

Performance options

2- and 3-part harmony lines may included or omitted at the director’s discretion

Suggested uses

  • reading-themed concert
  • School Library Month
  • School Book Fair

download sheet music (email required)

I Love Books