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A World of Poetry

titles featuring poems and poetry



Juvenile Fiction
Love That Dog - Sharon Creech
Troy Thompson's Excellent Peotry Book - Gary Crew

Picture Books
Black Is Brown Is Tan - Arnold Adoff
Jabberwocky - Lewis Carroll
Danitra Brown Leaves Town - Nikki Grimes
Science Verse - Jon Scieszka
Beyond the Great Mountains: A Visual Poem About China - Ed Young

Nonfiction
The Essential Worldwide Monster Guide - Linda Ashman
Giant Children - Brod Bagert
Cautionary Tales for Children - Hilaire Belloc
Around the World in Eighty Poems - James Berry
The Camel's Lament - Charles Edward Carryl
A Poem of Her Own: Voices of American Women Yesterday and Today - Catherine Clinton
Bow Wow Meow Meow: It's Rhyming Cats and Dogs - Douglas Florian
Technically, It's Not My Fault: Concrete Poems - John Grandits
Winter Lights: A Season in Poems & Quilts - Anna Grossnickle Hines
FEG: Ridiculous Stupid Poems for Intelligent Children - Robin Hirsch
A Grand Celebration: Grandparents In Poetry - Carol G. Hittleman
Home To Me: Poems Across America - Lee Bennett Hopkins
Oh, No! Where Are My Pants? And Other Disasters: Poems - Lee Bennett Hopkins
Ancient Voices - Kate Hovey
The Ancestors Are Singing - Tony Johnston
Wings On the Wind: Bird Poems - Kate Kiesler
A World of Wonders: Geographic Travels in Verse and Rhyme - J. Patrick Lewis
Alice Yazzie's Year - Ramona Maher
My Chinatown: One Year in Poems - Kam Mak
The Inner City Mother Goose - Eve Merriam
Plum - Tony Mitton
Dear World - Takayo Noda
A Maze Me: Poems for Girls - Naomi Shihab Nye
Come With Me: Poems for a Journey - Naomi Shihab Nye
Is This Forever, or What? Poems & Paintings from Texas - Naomi Shihab Nye
19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East - Naomi Shihab Nye
The Space Between Our Footsteps: Poems and Paintings of the Middle East - Naomi Shihab Nye
Drowsy Hours: Poems for Bedtime - Susan Pearson
Here's What You Do When You Can't Find Your Shoe: Ingenious Inventions for Pesky Problems - Andrea Perry
Earthshake: Poems from the Ground Up - Lisa Westberg Peters
The Fish Is Me: Bathtime Rhymes - Neil Philip
The New Kid On the Block - Jack Prelutsky
The Frogs Wore Red Suspenders - Jack Prelutsky
The Random House Book of Poetry for Children - Jack Prelutsky
Scranimals - Jack Prelutsky
If I Were in Charge, the Rules Would be Different - James Proimos
American History, Fresh Squeezed! 41 Thirst-for-Knowledge-Quenching Poems - Carol Diggory Shields
Falling Up: Poems and Drawings - Shel Silverstein
A Light In the Attic - Shel Silverstein
Runny Babbit: A Billy Sook - Shel Silverstein
Where the Sidewalk Ends - Shel Silverstein
From the Doghouse: Poems to Chew On - Amy E. Sklansky
Corn-Fed: Poems - James Stevenson
If the Shoe Fits: Voices from Cinderella - Laura Whipple

Biography
A Restless Spirit: The Story of Robert Frost - Natalie S. Bober
Coming Home: From the Life of Langston Hughes - Floyd Cooper
Edna St. Vincent Millay - Carolyn Daffron
John Milton - Edmund Fuller
Paul Laurence Dunbar - Tony Gentry
Pablo Neruda: Nobel Prize-Winning Poet - David Goodnough
Pauline Johnson - Lucie Hartley
The Upside Down Boy - Juan Felipe Herrera
Gwendolyn Brooks: "Poetry is life distilled" - Christine M. Hill
Edward Lear, King of Nonsense: A Biography - Gloria Kamen
Walt Whitman: Words for America - Barbara Kerley
A Voice of Her Own: The Story of Phillis Wheatley, Slave Poet - Kathryn Lasky
I Lift My Lamp: Emma Lazarus and the Statue of Liberty - Nancy Smiler Levinson
Langston Hughes - Milton Meltzer
Carl Sandburg: Adventures of a Poet - Penelope Niven
Emily Dickinson - Victoria Olsen
Walt Whitman - Catherine Reef
Octavio Paz - Joseph Roman
The Life and Times of Homer - Kathleen Tracy
Revolutionary Poet: A Story About Phillis Wheatley - Maryann N. Weidt
Francis Scott Key - Melissa Whitcraft
Emily Dickinson's Letters To the World - Jeanette Winter

titles last updated July 1, 2006





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