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Avery, Gillian

Summary: A collection of poems about music and dancing, childhood and youth, love and death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1994

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 821.008 AVE

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1 available in Featured Reads, Call number: J 821.08 Ave

Summary: Divided into categories like Silly Sounds & Magical Places, In the Nursery, Wind & Rain & Holidays, Flowers & Forests, Fish, Fowl & Fur, Manners & Morals, & Childhood Thoughts & Merriment. Ages 5-8

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barnes & Noble Books 1993

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 811 FAV

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Summary: An anthology of poems for children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hutchinson 1998

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Summary: Perhaps one of the best-known poems to young readers, “Jabberwocky” first appeared in Lewis Carroll’s novel Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There in 1871. Today, it’s a great example for aspiring poets of using imagination and creativity to create a piece of writing. In addition, poems by Rudyard Kipling, William Wordsworth, and Robert Louis Stevenson expose readers to more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 821 JAB

Barker, Cicely Mary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group 1997

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Rumble, Coral.

Summary: Two children and their imaginations set sail from their living room on a voyage around the world! Read along as they spy an extraordinary array of characters doing even more extraordinary things...? With bright, fresh illustrations and a playful style, this rhyming book, based on the classic Edward Lear poem The Owl and the Pussycat, is a wonderfully quirky adventure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Parragon Books 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE RUM

Macfarlane, Robert

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: This book was inspired by the decision to remove 50 'nature' words from the Oxford Junior Dictionary. These words included conker, bluebell, kingfisher, and acorn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hamish Hamilton 2017

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Wolf, Allan

Summary: Hang on tight for a raucous bounce through the solar system and back -- propelled by funny, fanciful, factually sound poems and exuberant illustrations. The universe poured into me. My brain was overloaded. It smoked and glowed red-hot. And then it actually exploded. Ever wonder what the sun has to say about being the closest star to Earth? Or what Pluto has gotten up to since being demoted to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 808 WOL

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 811 WOL

Summary: A collection of favorite poems by such writers as William Shakespeare, Emily Dickinson, Edward Lear, Walt Whitman, and Langston Hughes, with portraits of the poets, brief biographical background, and illustrations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 821.008 CLA

Summary: Brings together over 300 nursery rhymes and poems suitable for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. As well as traditional rhymes like Jack and Jill, the collection also includes rhymes by Christina Rosetti, and contemporary poetry by writers such as Charles Causley and Grace Nichols.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Children's 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.8 MAC

Kubler, Annie

Summary: Presents a familiar nursery rhyme accompanied by illustrations showing how to form the American Sign Language signs for each word. On board pages.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Child's Play (International) 2004

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1 available in Board Books, Call number: JE Board Kubler2004

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Pub. Co. 1964

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 821.08 BEA

Summary: A collection of rhymes and riddles traditionally passed on orally from child to child.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.8 I

Summary: "Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me." That's what children chant when they are being teased; it's what their parents chanted, and probably their grandparents before them. Collected in this invaluable book are the wit and wisdom of generations of schoolchildren--more than 170 selections ranging from insults and riddles to jeers and jump-rope rhymes. With Iona...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick 2000

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 398.809 Saw

Summary: A collection of poetry that captures many aspects of family relationships and interactions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kingfisher 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 821.008 KIN

Summary: A collection of poems on different subjects and in different styles, that lend themselves to memorization.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cricket Books 2002

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Summary: More than 550 poems by American, English, and anonymous authors.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1983

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Summary: Classic poems on different themes by such notable authors as Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear, R.L. Stevenson, Christina Rossetti, and many others.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Derrydale Books 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 811 Chi

Summary: Collects seventy-four classic children's poems, by such authors as Lewis Carroll, Ogden Nash, Edwward Lear, and Robert Louis Stevenson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 821 BAR

Summary: "A treasury of favorite poems from the great poets."--From source other than the Library of Congress

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2006

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 821 Morri

Summary: Thirteen poems for around the year by famous poets.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 1990

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 811.008 SNO

Summary: An anthology of short poems inspired by food, from soup to dessert, and written by such poets as Lewis Carroll, Douglas Florian, A.A. Milne, and Edward Lear.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 811.54 HOT

Barker, Cicely Mary.

Summary: "The poems that inspired Fairyopolis"--p.4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Frederick Warne 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BAR

Barker, Cicely Mary.

Summary: Illustrated poems depict the fairies who live among the spring flowers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Frederick Warne 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BAR