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Higgins, Nadia.

Summary: "While on a family camping trip, Hala teaches her friend Henry how to write haiku, an ancient form of Japanese poetry. Includes creative writing exercises to assist the reader in writing haiku"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norwood House Press 2011

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Summary: An anthology of American poems, arranged chronologically, from colonial alphabet rhymes to Native American cradle songs to contemporary poems.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 1999

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J811 HAL

Summary: An anthology of poems for children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hutchinson 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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

Christelow, Eileen.

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

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1989

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1 available in Juvenile Reference, Call number: JE REF CHR

Moore, Clement Clarke

Summary: Award-winning illustrator Charles Santore perfectly captures the delight of Santa's wondrous visit with unforgettable images that are sure to enchant young believers--and older ones--for Christmas Eves to come.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Applesauce Press, an imprint of Cider Mill Press Book Publishers 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Board Books, Call number: JE BOARD MOO

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: Inventions can be big, like roller coasters, or small, like crayons. And inventors can be scientists or athletes or even boys and girls! It's hard to imagine life without Popsicles, basketball, or Band-Aids, but they all started with just one person and a little imagination. With sixteen original poems selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins and Julia Sarcone-Roach's imaginative artwork, Incredible...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 2009

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J811 HOP

Zemach, Margot.

Summary: An illustrated collection of traditional poems and songs, including "This Little Pig Went to Market," "Brave News is Come to Town," and "Bingo."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2001

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 398.8 ZEM

Florian, Douglas.

Summary: A collection of humorous poems about such reptiles and amphibians as the glass frog, the gecko, and the rattlesnake.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2001

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Summary: Presents twenty-five light-hearted poems for young children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC 2007

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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

Perry, Andrea

Summary: Short poems describe crazy inventions, like footsie floss, an upside-down lens for bats, and a super spider spotter for Miss Muffet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2003

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 811.54 Perry

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE PER

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: This is one of the most popular collections of funny poetry for kids ever published. It's a classic because it's the first collection of poems selected by kids! It includes clever creations from some of the most popular names in children's poetry, including Bill Dodds, Timothy Tocher, Joyce Armor, Robert Pottle, Bruce Lansky, and Kenn Nesbitt. Humorous illustrations by Stephen Carpenter make...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Meadowbrook Press 1991

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

Esbensen, Barbara Juster.

Summary: A collection of poems that celebrates the seasons, with illustrations for each season by a different Minnesota artist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carolrhoda Books 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lewis, J. Patrick.

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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Mifflin Harcourt 2012

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

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

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

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1983

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 811 RAN

Anderson, Steven C.

Summary: This classic song gets an updated, original recording paired with a delightful picture book. The combination of paired music and text helps engage students and develop early literacy skills. -- Amazon.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J BLUE NO

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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Muth, Jon J.

Summary: The author and his delightful little panda bear, Koo challenge readers to stretch their minds and imaginations with twenty-six haikus about the four seasons.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 811 MUT

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