Welcome to Nutmeg Media
Welcome to our exclusive library of over 100 outstanding children's picture books on video. Nutmeg Media works with leading American publishers to identify the finest new picture books for children in the pre-school through early primary grade years. All programs feature iconographic animation with imaginative music, special effects and dramatic narration. Many are narrated by the authors themselves, including Brian Lies, Eileen Spinelli, David McPhail, Linda Sue Park, Patricia McKissack, Sonya Manzano (Maria of Sesame Street), Andrew Clements, Mary Ann Hoberman and many others. All programs include detailed Study Guides and most programs have special features such as A Conversation With The Author/Illustrator, Skills Exercises, Author’s Notes and additional information in a Did You Know? section.
News and Notes
In its first ever survey of the Ten Top Videos of the Year, School Library Journal has honored Yucky Worms one of the best in 2011. Here's what SLJ had to say: In Vivian French's fascinating Yucky Worms, a young boy learns about these creatures from his grandmother. Featuring Scott Nilson's marvelous narration and Jessica Ahlberg's expressive pencil-and-gouache illustrations,...
A True Story of Hurricane Katrina, Friendship, and Survival 12 Min. - Ages 6-9 “Narrated by the authors Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery, this iconographic friendship story between a cat and a dog is based on an actual case following Hurricane Katrina. Their devotion and love keep the two friends alive until they find a stable home.” ALA Notable Children’s Video...