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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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • How to (un)cage a girl

    How to (un)cage a girl2008

    by Francesca Lia Block

    (914)

    BOOK

    Call #: 811.54 BLO YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • Akiane : her life, her art, her poetry

    Akiane : her life, her art, her poetry2006

    by Akiane Kramarik

    (912)

    Summary: "Today I met God." Akiane was just four years old when she made that bold announcement to her formerly faithless family.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B KRAMARIK

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • All the world

    All the world2009

    by Elizabeth Garton Scanlon

    (7,310)

    Summary: Pictures and rhyming text celebrate a family's day spent going to the beach, shopping at the market, eating at a restaurant and spending the evening with the rest of the extended family.

    BOOK

    Call #: E SCANLON

    Location: Picture Books

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • Twinkle, twinkle, little star

    Twinkle, twinkle, little star2006

    by Rosemary Wells illustrator

    (36)

    Summary: An illustrated version of the traditional nursery rhyme.

    BOOK

    Call #: BB WEL

    Location: Board Books

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  • Twinkle, twinkle little star

    Twinkle, twinkle little star2001

    by Iza Trapani

    (748)

    Summary: An expanded version of the nineteenth-century poem in which a small girl accompanies a star on a journey through the night sky, examining both heavenly bodies and the earth below.

    BOOK

    Call #: BB TRA

    Location: Board Books

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  • 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

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  • Halloween howls : holiday poetry

    Halloween howls : holiday poetry2005

    (80)

    Summary: A crisp wind blows. A voice howls. Masked figures dance by moonlight. And the taste of chocolate is in everyone's mouth. It's Halloween! Lee Bennett Hopkins captures the spirit of everyone's favorite...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER 811.008 HAL

    Location: Junior Readers Nonfiction

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  • Valentine hearts : holiday poetry

    Valentine hearts : holiday poetry2005

    (39)

    Summary: Heart-shaped sandwiches, homemade cards, and sweetheart candies are a few of the holiday goodies presented in this beginning reader's book of poetry for Valentine's Day.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER 811.008 VAL

    Location: Junior Readers Nonfiction

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  • Peanut butter and jellyfishes : a very silly alphabet book

    Peanut butter and jellyfishes : a very silly alphabet book2007

    by Brian P Cleary

    (189)

    Summary: Letters of the alphabet are hidden in silly pictures.

    BOOK

    Call #: E CLEARY

    Location: Picture Books

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • The complete poems to solve

    The complete poems to solve1993

    by May Swenson

    (9)

    Summary: A selection of the author's poetry, largely dealing with nature, which challenges the reader to guess the subject of each poem or a meaning not immediately obvious.

    BOOK

    Call #: 811.54 SWE YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • 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

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