Poetry

Bank Street Children's Book Committee's Best Books of 2014 for Children Five to Nine
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ISBN: 9780060279783
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - March 19th, 2013

Meet Romeo, Tuck, and other felines.  Each tells his own story in easy-to-read free verse.  


The Deer Watch Cover Image
By Pat Lowery Collins, David Slonim (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780763648909
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - April 23rd, 2013

A father and son look for deer in the dunes, marshes and woods on a summer vacation.  Can they be quiet enough?

 


Follow Follow: A Book of Reverso Poems Cover Image
By Marilyn Singer, Josee Masse (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780803737693
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Published: Dial Books - February 7th, 2013

Poems based on classic fairy tales are flipped to present another point of view.

 


Forest Has a Song Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780618843497
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Published: Clarion Books - March 26th, 2013

Children explore the forest through beautiful poems that whisper its truths. 

 


Once Upon a Northern Night Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781554981380
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Published: Groundwood Books - July 30th, 2013

Wintry mixed-media illustrations help convey all the wonders of nature found outside a young boy's window on a cold frosty night.


World Rat Day: Poems about Real Holidays You've Never Heard of Cover Image
By J. Patrick Lewis, Anna Raff (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780763654023
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - March 12th, 2013

The former Children's Poet Laureate plays with language and humor as he writes about holidays that just might exist.

 


Cowboy Up: Ride the Navajo Rodeo Cover Image
By Nancy Bo Flood, Jan Sonnemair (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781590788936
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Published: Wordsong - March 1st, 2013

A day of roping and riding competitions at a rodeo is depicted through photographs, poetry, and prose.