Little Doll Lolite
When I was a little girl, my granny used to read to me “Lellīte Lolīte” by Rainis. When I grew up, that was my mother who read “Lellīte Lolīte” to my daughter. Well, I am a grandmother myself now and this book still stands on my bookshelf.
Girls have always dreamed about beautiful dolls with sparkling eyes, while boys have craved for fancy cars with bright headlights. The fashion of dolls and car models may change eventually, but the experience once gained when playing will remain forever. The poetic cycle by a famous Latvian poet Rainis, accompanied by children songs written by Arvīds Žilinskis and arranged by Raimonds Petrauskis, tells the story about things essential at all times and generations - love, friendship, helpfulness, relationships, virtue of work, understanding of art, music and nature...