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  • The Classic treasury of children's poetry

    The Classic treasury of children's poetry1990

    (14)

    Summary: Well-known, short poems are illustrated by twelve different artists.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 808.81 CLA

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • Poetry by heart : a child's book of poems to remember

    Poetry by heart : a child's book of poems to remember2001

    (30)

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 POE

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Here's a little poem : a very first book of poetry

    Here's a little poem : a very first book of poetry2007

    (490)

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811 HER

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Forget-me-nots : poems to learn by heart

    Forget-me-nots : poems to learn by heart2012

    (301)

    Summary: Present a new collection of poems, from both classic and contemporary poets, which are especially suited for learning by heart and reciting aloud.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.008 FOR

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry

    The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry2008

    (287)

    Summary: The definitive anthology of children's poetry with beautiful illustrations.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 808.81 BIL

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A child's introduction to poetry

    A child's introduction to poetry2003

    by Michael Driscoll

    (257)

    Summary: This wide-ranging journey through the history and highlights of the world's poetry covers everything from epics and odes to nonsense verse and haikus, and includes a full-length CD! Hey there! I'm...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 808.81 DRI

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Out of wonder : poems celebrating poets

    Out of wonder : poems celebrating poets2017

    by Kwame Alexander

    (1,677)

    Summary: Presents a collection of twenty poems written in tribute to well-known poets from around the world.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 808.1 ALE

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Beneath a blue umbrella

    Beneath a blue umbrella1990

    by Jack Prelutsky

    (60)

    Summary: A collection of short humorous poems in which a hungry hippo raids*a melon stand, a butterfly tickles a girl's nose, and children frolic in a Mardi Gras parade.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 PRE

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems

    Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems2012

    by J. Patrick Lewis

    (318)

    Summary: Borrows themes from famous poems and flips them on their head to create humorous verses and riddles in a collection of math-based problem-solving parodies.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 LEW

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Messing around on the monkey bars : and other school poems for two voices

    Messing around on the monkey bars : and other school poems for two voices2009

    by Betsy Franco

    (119)

    Summary: A collection of nineteen school-related poems designed to be read aloud by two voices, but also appropriate for one or many readers.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 FRA

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A family of poems : my favorite poetry for children

    A family of poems : my favorite poetry for children2005

    (750)

    Summary: An anthology of poems celebrating poetry's ability to connect us like family.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 808.81 FAM

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Runny Babbit : a billy sook

    Runny Babbit : a billy sook2005

    by Shel Silverstein

    (8,869)

    Summary: Runny Babbit lent to wunch And heard the saitress way, "We have some lovely stabbit rew -- Our Special for today." From the legendary creator of Where the Sidewalk Ends , A Light in the Attic ,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 SIL

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Mirror mirror : a book of reversible verse

    Mirror mirror : a book of reversible verse2010

    by Marilyn Singer

    (4,433)

    Summary: A collection of short poems which, when reversed, provide new perspectives on the fairy tale characters they feature.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 SIN

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Little Stevie Wonder

    Little Stevie Wonder2005

    by Quincy Troupe

    (54)

    Summary: A poem tribute to blind musician and composer Stevie Wonder.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 TRO

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Swirl by swirl : spirals in nature

    Swirl by swirl : spirals in nature2011

    by Joyce Sidman

    (3,367)

    Summary: Celebrates the shape of a spiral in nature, from rushing rivers to flower buds and even the shape of an ear.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 SID

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Follow follow : a book of reverso poems

    Follow follow : a book of reverso poems2013

    by Marilyn Singer

    (997)

    Summary: A collection of short poems called reversos which, when reversed, provide new perspectives on the fairy tale characters they feature.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 SIN

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Song of the water boatman : & other pond poems

    Song of the water boatman : & other pond poems2005

    by Joyce Sidman

    (1,120)

    Summary: A collection of poems that provide a look at some of the animals, insects, and plants that are found in ponds, with accompanying information about each.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 SID

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Behold the bold umbrellaphant : and other poems

    Behold the bold umbrellaphant : and other poems2006

    by Jack Prelutsky

    (365)

    Summary: An illustrated collection of humorous poems on a variety of topics.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 PRE

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Thirteen moons on turtle's back : a Native American year of moons

    Thirteen moons on turtle's back : a Native American year of moons1992

    by Joseph Bruchac

    (446)

    Summary: Celebrates the seasons of the year through poems from the legends of such Native American tribes as the Cherokee, Cree, and Sioux.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 BRU

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Awful Ogre's awful day

    Awful Ogre's awful day2000

    by Jack Prelutsky

    Summary: In a series of poems, Awful Ogre rises, grooms himself, dances, pens a letter, and goes through other activities as the day passes.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 PRE

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Good sports : rhymes about running, jumping, throwing, and more

    Good sports : rhymes about running, jumping, throwing, and more2007

    by Jack Prelutsky

    (168)

    Summary: An illustrated collection of poems for children about various sports activities.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 PRE

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Frankenstein makes a sandwich : and other stories you're sure to like, because they're all about monsters, and some of them are also about food...

    Frankenstein makes a sandwich : and other stories you're sure to like, because they're all about monsters, and some of them are also about food...2006

    by Adam Rex

    (2,086)

    Summary: Stories in verse about the monster-sized problems Dracula, Wolfman, Bigfoot and other monsters have.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.6 REX

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Once upon a tomb : gravely humorous verses

    Once upon a tomb : gravely humorous verses2006

    by J. Patrick Lewis

    (72)

    Summary: 22 darkly humorous poems about death.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 LEW

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Don't forget your etiquette! : the essential guide to misbehavior

    Don't forget your etiquette! : the essential guide to misbehavior2006

    by David Greenberg

    (40)

    Summary: A collection of humorous poems about the proper way to eat soup, visit a museum, and shake hands with the principal.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 GRE

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I've lost my hippopotamus

    I've lost my hippopotamus2012

    by Jack Prelutsky

    (397)

    Summary: A brand-new rib-tickling collection of more than 100 never-before-published poems by national bestselling poet Prelutksy.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 PRE

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • When green becomes tomatoes

    When green becomes tomatoes2016

    by Julie Fogliano

    (1,594)

    Summary: "A book of poetry moving through the seasons" -- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.6 FOG

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Wet cement : a mix of concrete poems

    Wet cement : a mix of concrete poems2016

    by Bob Raczka

    (1,008)

    Summary: "Who says words need to be concrete? This collection shapes poems in surprising and delightful ways.Concrete poetry is a perennially popular poetic form because they are fun to look at. But by using...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.6 RAC

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Don't bump the glump! : and other fantasies

    Don't bump the glump! : and other fantasies2008

    by Shel Silverstein

    (1,396)

    Summary: A most unusual collection of whacky, funny, scary creatures with imaginative fantasies in verse.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 SIL

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The book of not entirely useful advice

    The book of not entirely useful advice2021

    by A. F Harrold

    (47)

    Summary: Packed with silly rhymes and witty wordplay, A.F. Harrold's poetry is positively bursting with fun -- and advice. But it's not always the most useful. Among the seemingly nonsensical stanzas on...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811 HAR

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Lemonade, and other poems squeezed from a single word

    Lemonade, and other poems squeezed from a single word2011

    by Bob Raczka

    (757)

    Summary: Part anagram, part rebus, part riddle - this brand new poetic form turns word puzzles into poetry.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.6 RAC

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Meow ruff

    Meow ruff2006

    by Joyce Sidman

    (223)

    Summary: A story in concrete poetry in which a dog slips out of his house and meets a white cat left alone on the street. Together their adventure begins.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 SID

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Every thing on it  : poems and drawings

    Every thing on it : poems and drawings2011

    by Shel Silverstein

    (13,616)

    Summary: The second original book to be published since Silverstein's passing in 1999, this poetry collection includes more than one hundred and thirty never-before-seen poems and drawings completed by the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 SIL

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Outside the box

    Outside the box2014

    by Karma Wilson

    (260)

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811 WIL

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • You read to me, I'll read to you : very short Mother Goose tales to read together

    You read to me, I'll read to you : very short Mother Goose tales to read together2005

    by Mary Ann Hoberman

    (237)

    Summary: Classic Mother Goose rhymes in color-coded typography let young children read along with an adult.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 HOB

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Guess again!
    Staff Pick

    Guess again!2009

    by Mac Barnett

    (1,242)

    Summary: For each round of guessing, readers are presented with a page of illustrations opposite a rhyming quatrain. The unexpected conclusion of the verse's final line is revealed on the next page.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.6 BAR

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • You read to me, I'll read to you : very short fables to read together

    You read to me, I'll read to you : very short fables to read together2010

    by Mary Ann Hoberman

    (183)

    Summary: This collection of Aesop's fables includes both beloved tales such as "The Ant and the Grasshopper" and "The Lion and the Mouse," as well as less familiar but equally charming stories like "The Peacock and the Crane."

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 HOB

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Pocketful of posies : a treasury of nursery rhymes

    Pocketful of posies : a treasury of nursery rhymes2010

    (398)

    Summary: An illustrated collection of sixty-four traditional nursery rhymes.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 398.8 POC

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Usborne nursery rhyme treasury

    The Usborne nursery rhyme treasury2006

    (1)

    Summary: This beautiful collection brings together over sixty of the best-loved nursery rhymes, including lively action rhymes and dreamy lullabies.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 398.8 USB

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • It's raining pigs & noodles : poems

    It's raining pigs & noodles : poems2000

    by Jack Prelutsky

    (930)

    Summary: A collection of humorous poems such as "The Dancing Hippopotami," "You Can't Make Me Eat That," "My Father's Name is Sasquatch," and "Dear Wumbledeedumble."

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 PRE

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Falling up : poems and drawings

    Falling up : poems and drawings1996

    by Shel Silverstein , illustrator

    (143,079)

    Summary: A collection of humorous poems and drawings.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.54 SIL

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

    copies in: 2 of 2 details