The classic #1 song of the century and bestselling picture book has been transformed into a magnificent board book. Breathtaking and magical artwork by Eric Puybaret will magically transport young readers from a little red farmhouse up over the rainbow, into the sky where bluebirds fly and castles rise high in the clouds, and beyond. Ranked #1 on the Songs of the Century list compiled by the Recording Industry Association of America and the National Endowment for the Arts Ranked #1 by the American Film Institute as the greatest movie song of all time on AFI s 100 Years .100 Songs list
Composer Harold Arlen and lyricist E.Y. Harburg were two of Broadway and Hollywood s most popular songwriters. They wrote the songs for the classic film The Wizard of Oz, for which they won an Academy Award(r).