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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

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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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  • Out of the dust [eAudio]

    Out of the dust2007

    by Karen Hesse

    (73,760)

    Summary: When Billie Jo is just fourteen she must endure heart-wrenching ordeals that no child should have to face. The quiet strength she displays while dealing with unspeakable loss is as surprising as it...  more »

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  • It's raining pigs & noodles [downloadable audiobook]

    It's raining pigs & noodles2008

    by Jack Prelutsky

    (930)

    Summary: Here are more poems bursting to be listened to, chanted, laughed over, and remembered. It would be hard to find a school-age kid who has not read or heard a Prelutsky poem and who does not want to...  more »

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  • The Pied Piper of Hamelin and other favourite poems [downloadable audiobook]

    The Pied Piper of Hamelin and other favourite poems1995

    (2)

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  • Hate that cat [downloadable audiobook]

    Hate that cat2008

    by Sharon Creech

    Summary: Jack is studying poetry again in school, and he continues to write poems reflecting his understanding of famous poems and how they relate to his life.

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  • Your own, Sylvia [downloadable audiobook] / a verse portrait of Sylvia Plath

    Your own, Sylvia / a verse portrait of Sylvia Plath2009

    by Stephanie Hemphill

    Summary: The author interprets the people, events, influences and art that made up the brief life of Sylvia Plath.

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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.

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    Call #: E SCANLON

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Julie Andrews' collection of poems, songs, and lullabies [downloadable audiobook]

    Julie Andrews' collection of poems, songs, and lullabies2009

    (348)

    Summary: Unabridged selections from a collection of cherished poems, songs, and lullabies, including beloved classics and modern favorites from Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, Jack Prelutsky, Shel Silverstein,...  more »

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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."

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    Call #: J 811.54 HOB

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • Your own, Sylvia [downloadable ebook] / a verse portrait of Sylvia Plath

    Your own, Sylvia / a verse portrait of Sylvia Plath2008

    by Stephanie Hemphill

    (1,385)

    Summary: The author interprets the people, events, influences and art that made up the brief life of Sylvia Plath.

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  • Rah, rah, radishes! : a vegetable chant

    Rah, rah, radishes! : a vegetable chant2011

    by April Pulley Sayre

    (741)

    Summary: Photographs of vegetables and rhyming text celebrate vegetables in all their colorful and tasty variety.

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    Call #: E SAYRE

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Worlds apart [downloadable ebook] / traveling with Fernie and me : poems

    Worlds apart / traveling with Fernie and me : poems2005

    by Gary Soto

    Summary: Eager to see what lies beyond their own back yards, Fernie and his friend take an imaginary trip around the world.

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  • Oh, Theodore! [downloadable ebook] / guinea pig poems

    Oh, Theodore! / guinea pig poems2007

    by Susan Katz

    (6)

    Summary: Poems about Theodore the guinea pig and the fun and responsibility of caring for a pet.

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  • Antarctic antics [downloadable audiobook]

    Antarctic antics2006

    by Judy Sierra

    Summary: Celebrate the slips and slides and swims and glides of delightful penguins in poetry and song.

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  • Tap dancing on the roof [downloadable ebook] / sijo (poems)

    Tap dancing on the roof / sijo (poems)2007

    by Linda Sue Park

    (386)

    Summary: Sijo is a traditional Korean form of poetry. Sijo is syllabic, like Japanese haiku, with three lines of 14 to 16 syllables each: the first two introduce the topic, the third and fourth lines develop...  more »

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  • Bilbo's last song [downloadable ebook] / at the Grey Havens

    Bilbo's last song / at the Grey Havens1992

    by J. R. R. Tolkien

    (4,455)

    Summary: The hobbit Bilbo Baggins bids farewell to his friends and to the world of Middle-earth as he sets forth on his last journey.

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  • His shoes were far too tight [downloadable ebook]

    His shoes were far too tight2011

    by Edward Lear

    (100)

    Summary: Come inside this book and meet the Pobble with his chilly feet, the Owl and the Pussycat, a Sieve to sail away and back, a hive of silvery bees. Come inside this book and find poetry to feed your mind.

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  • Guyku [eBook] : a year of haiku for boys

    Guyku : a year of haiku for boys2010

    by Bob Raczka

    Summary: Raczka and Reynolds present a humorous haiku collection perfect for guys (big and small) that celebrates outdoor fun throughout the seasons.

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  • Manger

    Manger2014

    (97)

    Summary: There is a legend that describes how, at midnight on Christmas Eve, all creatures are granted the power of speech for one hour. In this collection, Lee Bennett Hopkins and a dozen other poets imagine what responses they might offer.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811 MAN

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • Five little monkeys jumping on the bed [eBook]

    Five little monkeys jumping on the bed

    by Eileen Christelow

    (30,166)

    Summary: A counting book in which one by one the little monkeys jump on the bed only to fall off and bump their heads.

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  • A song about myself

    A song about myself2017

    by John Keats

    (116)

    Summary: This little-known poem by the beloved poet is filled with playful rhymes that are complemented by vibrant watercolors.

    BOOK

    Call #: E KEATS

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Little Orphant Annie

    Little Orphant Annie1983

    by James Whitcomb Riley

    (15)

    Summary: The well-known poem about a servant girl whose cautionary "witch-tales" warn of "gobble-uns" that steal misbehaving children.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811.4 RIL

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • Finding Langston [eBook]

    Finding Langston2018

    by Lesa Cline-Ransome

    Summary: Discovering a book of Langston Hughes' poetry in the library helps Langston cope with the loss of his mother, relocating from Alabama to Chicago as part of the Great Migration, and being bullied.

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  • Finding Langston [eAudio]

    Finding Langston2018

    by Lesa Cline-Ransome

    (3,724)

    Summary: Discovering a book of Langston Hughes' poetry in the library helps Langston cope with the loss of his mother, relocating from Alabama to Chicago as part of the Great Migration, and being bullied.

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  • Drum dream girl [eAudio] : how one girl's courage changed music

    Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music2016

    by Margarita Engle

    Summary: Follows a girl in the 1920s as she strives to become a drummer, despite being continually reminded that only boys play the drums, and that there has never been a female drummer in Cuba. Includes note...  more »

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  • Science verse [book + CD]

    Science verse2004

    by Jon Scieszka

    (2,232)

    Summary: When the teacher tells his class that they can hear the poetry of science in everything, a student is struck with a curse and begins hearing nothing but science verses that sound very much like some well-known poems.

    Call #: J BOOK+CD SCI

    Location: Junior Book+CD

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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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  • A wreath for Emmett Till

    A wreath for Emmett Till2005

    by Marilyn Nelson

    (2,352)

    Summary: Presents fifteen interlinked sonnets to pay tribute to Emmitt Till, a fourteen-year-old African American boy who was lynched in Mississippi in 1955 for whistling at a while woman, and whose murderers...  more »

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    Call #: 811.54 NEL YA

    Location: YA 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.

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    Call #: 811.54 SWE YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Skip to my Lou

    Skip to my Lou2000

    by Mary Ann Hoberman

    (244)

    BOOK

    Call #: BB HOB

    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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  • 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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  • The lady with the alligator purse

    The lady with the alligator purse1998

    by Nadine Bernard Westcott

    (1,159)

    Summary: A quixotic adaptation of the well-known jump-rope rhyme with illustrations that are just as humorous as the unexpected results of a well-meaning experiment.

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    Call #: BB WES

    Location: Board Books

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  • Brown girl dreaming [CD book]

    Brown girl dreaming2014

    by Jacqueline Woodson

    Summary: Stories of the author's childhood from the '60s and '70s told in prose.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B WOODSON YA

    Location: YA CD Books Biography

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  • Enormous smallness : a story of E. E. Cummings

    Enormous smallness : a story of E. E. Cummings2015

    by Matthew Burgess

    (1,277)

    Summary: "Enormous Smallness is a nonfiction picture book about the poet E. E. Cummings. Here E.E.'s life is presented in a way that will make children curious about him and will lead them to play with words...  more »

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    Call #: J B CUMMINGS

    Location: Junior Biographies

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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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  • Alias Anna [CD book] : a true story of outwitting the Nazis

    Alias Anna : a true story of outwitting the Nazis2022

    by Susan Hood

    Summary: When the Germans invade Ukraine, Zhanna, a young Jewish girl, must leave behind her friends, her freedom, and her promising musical future at the world's top conservatory. With no time to say...  more »

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    Call #: J CD BOOK B DAWSON

    Location: Junior CD Books Biography

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  • Gabriela

    Gabriela2017

    by Teresa E. Harris

    Series: Gabriela American Girl Series - #1

    (237)

    Summary: Gabby loves expressing herself--especially in the dance studio--but lately, poetry is becoming her art form of choice, and for good reason: Gabby struggles with stuttering, and spoken word poetry...  more »

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    Call #: J F AMERICAN GABRIELA

    Location: Junior Fiction

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  • Finding Langston

    Finding Langston2018

    by Lesa Cline-Ransome

    (3,707)

    Summary: Discovering a book of Langston Hughes' poetry in the library helps Langston cope with the loss of his mother, relocating from Alabama to Chicago as part of the Great Migration, and being bullied.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F CLINE-RANSOME

    Location: Junior Fiction

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