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Sing a Song of Popcorn: Every Child's Book of Poems

By: De Regniers, Beatrice Schenk

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 1/13/2016

Seller ID: 9780590439749

ISBN: 059043974X

Condition: USED


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Child's Treasury of Nursery Rhymes, A

By: Denton, Kady MacDonald

Price: $3.50

Seller ID: 9780753451090

ISBN: 0753451093

Condition: USED


This sumptuous compendium offers a mix of more than 100 best-loved and less-familiar rhymes, lullabies, tongue twisters, riddles, and songs, gathered from near and far. Parents and educators will appreciate the unique organization by age-level -- from baby to toddler to school age child -- ensuring their read-aloud selections will always be just right for their growing listeners. Exquisitely illustrated in glowing pastel hues and watercolor washes, this collection for the ages will make a cherished gift and a longtime family treasure. Rhythmic rhymes and lullabies such as "Round and Round The ... View more info

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Rhyme Time

By: dePaola, Tomie

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 12/9/2016

Seller ID: 0448421674

ISBN: 0448421674

Condition: USED


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Tomie dePaola's Mother Goose

By: dePaola, Tomie

Price: $4.00

Publisher: G P PUTNAM: 10/24/2015

Seller ID: 0399212582

ISBN: 0399212582

Condition: USED


Since its original publication in 1985, Tomie dePaola's Mother Goose has become a staple on children's bookshelves everywhere, and features over two hundred Mother Goose rhymes charmingly illustrated by one of today's most beloved artists. This special anniversary edition includes a framable print with brand-new art and an author's note from Tomie, and is sure to continue as a family favorite for generations to come. View more info

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Mother Goose Favorites

By: dePaola, Tomie

Price: $1.50

Publisher: GROSSET & DUNLAP INC:

Seller ID: 9780448421551

ISBN: 0448421550

Condition: USED


Presenting a delightful collection of children's favorite Mother Goose rhymes, illustrated with full-color paintings by Tomie dePaola. Young readers and their parents will enjoy meeting up with familiar friends, including Old King Cole, Little Bo-Peep, Jack and Jill, and many more in a book that is sure to be a story-hour favorite. View more info

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Poetry for Young People

By: Dickinson, Emily

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 2/16/2016

Seller ID: 9780806906355

ISBN: 0806906359

Condition: USED


Includes more than 35 of Dickinson's best loved poems, including "I'm nobody, who are you?" and "I started early, took my dog." "The choice of...Emily Dickinson is a good one....Chi Chung's illustrations...are precise and sometimes whimsical....Attractive and inviting....will give young readers something special."--Quill & Quire. "Bolin's four-page introduction describes and explains Emily Dickinson's odd life style and creative productivity....prettily colored watercolors."--LJ. ..".footnotes glossing antiquated diction are well-handled and the precis on Dickinson's church-hymnal metric is a ... View more info

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Poetry for Young People

By: Dickinson, Emily

Price: $4.00

Publisher: STERLING PUBL CO INC: 7/28/2016

Seller ID: 9781402754739

ISBN: 1402754736

Condition: USED


"Bolin's four-page introduction describes and explains Emily Dickinson's odd lifestyle and creative productivity...prettily colored watercolors."--"School Library Journal" "Footnotes glossing antiquated diction are well-handled."--"Washington"" Post" View more info

Emily Dickinson (Poetry For Young People)

By: Dickinson/Bolin/Chung

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 11/1/2014

Seller ID: 043917872X

ISBN: 043917872X

Condition: USED


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You Can Write Children's Books

By: Dils, Tracey E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 8/21/2010

Seller ID: 9780898798296

ISBN: 0898798299

Condition: USED


"You Can" Write Children's Books&break;&break;If you've always enjoyed telling children stories, this book will guide you through the first steps–from writing them down to submitting them with confidence. From inspiration to publication, Tracey Dils shows you how to write the very best children's books and offers important tips for getting published.&break;&break;""You Can Write Children's Books" is a top-quality introduction to the nuts and bolts of writing for young people. Portions of the book are so lucid and helpful that I found myself wishing I'd written them myself Well done,... View more info

Crazy Mayonnaisy Mum: Poems. by Julia Donaldson

By: Donaldson, Julia

Price: $2.00

Publisher: PAN MACMILLAN:

Seller ID: 9780330414906

ISBN: 0330414909

Condition: USED


CRAZY MAYONNAISY MUM is packed with all sorts of poems and rhymes including a sequence of number rhymes, action rhymes, noisy rhymes and more thoughtful pieces too. A real joy. "Noisy Garden" If tigerlilies and dandelions growled, And cowslips mooed, and dogroses howled, And snapdragons roared and catmint miaowed, My garden would be extremely loud. View more info

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Painless Poetry

By: Elizabeth, Mary

Price: $5.50

Seller ID: 9780764116148

ISBN: 0764116142

Condition: USED


Reading and writing poetry as a class assignment can be a rewarding experience--especially when it's approached in a spirit of fun. This book explains how poets use words imaginatively in rhymed and metered verse as well as free verse. Poems can be humorous or serious, long or very short, joyful or sad--and this instructive, yet fun-to-read book points the way toward composing and reading poems of all kinds. It's filled with examples from Homer through today. All titles in Barron's Painless Series are written especially for classroom use for middle-school students. View more info

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Nursery Treasury: A Collection of Baby Games, Rhymes, and Lullabies

By: Emerson, Sally

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 9/7/2013

Seller ID: 9780385246507

ISBN: 0385246501

Condition: USED


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Soul Looks Back in Wonder

By: Feelings, Tom

Price: $3.00

Publisher: PUFFIN BOOKS: 2/22/2015

Seller ID: 9780140565010

ISBN: 0140565019

Condition: USED


In this compelling collection of words and pictures, the voices of thirteen major poets, including Maya Angelou, Langston Hughes, and Walter Dean Myers, rise in response to the dazzling vistas and emotionally vivid portraits of award-winning artist Tom Feelings. A unique and moving collaboration that celebrates the sustaining spirit of African creativity. "The selections?are uniformly uplifting, with affirming messages about the heritage, strength and dreams of African Americans." ? "Publishers Weekly" View more info

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Joyful Noise Poems for Two Voices (Newbery Medal)

By: Fleischman, Paul

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 9/14/2011

Seller ID: 9780060218522

ISBN: 0060218525

Condition: USED


Written to be read aloud by two voices -- sometimes alternating, sometimes simultaneous -- here is a collection of irresistible poems that celebrate the insect world, from the short life of the mayfly to the love song of the book louse. Funny, sad, loud, and quiet, each of these poems resounds with a booming, boisterous, joyful noise.In this remarkable volume of poetry for two voices, a companion to I Am Phoenix, Paul Fleischman verbally re-creates the "Booming/boisterios/joyful noise" of insects. The poems resound with the pulse of the cicada and the drone of the honeybee. Eric Beddows'... View more info

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I Am Phoenix: Poems for Two Voices

By: Fleischman, Paul

Price: $2.50

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS:

Seller ID: 9780064460927

ISBN: 0064460924

Condition: USED


At first light the finchesare flitting about the treesFlitteringflutteringflitpurple finchesflitFlutteringflitteringflypainted finchesfly.In this companion volume to Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices, the winner of the 1989 Newbery Medal, Paul Fleischman celebrates the sound, the sense, the essence of birds. Written to be spoken aloud by two voices, sometimes alternating, sometimes simultaneous, these poems perfectly capture the beauty of birds in their singing, soaring, and rejoicing. View more info

Kiss Goodnight, A: A Collection of Lullabies

By: Freedman, Claire

Price: $2.50

Publisher: 7/16/2016

Seller ID: 9780545036184

ISBN: 0545036186

Condition: USED


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Robert Frost (Poetry For Young People)

By: Frost/Schmidt/Sorensen

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 11/1/2014

Seller ID: 0439254191

ISBN: 0439254191

Condition: USED


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Child's Book of Poems

By: Fujikaw, Gyo

Price: $5.00

Publisher: STERLING PUBL CO INC:

Seller ID: 9781402750618

ISBN: 1402750617

Condition: USED


William Blake, Kate Greenaway, Emily Dickinson: the writers in this charming anthology of 200 poems--first published in 1969--are among literature's most beloved. And Gyo Fujikawa's appealing illustrations depict children of all races sweetly interacting, as well as an engagingly rendered menagerie of animals and the natural world in all its wonderment. Among the verses that children will love are Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's "Christmas Bells," Lewis Carroll's "The Melancholy Pig," and Eugene Fields' "Wynken, Blynken, and Nod," along with proverbs, limericks, nursery rhymes, and folk songs. View more info

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Honey, I Love You

By: Greenfield, Eloise

Price: $2.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 5/19/2013

Edition: 25

Seller ID: 0064430979

ISBN: 0064430979

Condition: USED


An ALA Notable Children's BookHONEY, I LOVEand other love poemsAges 7 to 11Love don't mean all that kissingLike on televisionLove Means DaddySaying keep your mama company till I get backAnd me doing itSixteen poems tell of love and the simple joys of everyday life, seen through the eyes of a child: playing with a friend, skipping rope, riding on a train--or keeping Mama company till Daddy gets back. Each of these sixteen "love poems" is spoken straight from the heart of a child. Riding on a train, listening to music, playing with a friend...each poem elicits a new appreciatio... View more info

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Night on Neighborhood Street

By: Greenfield, Eloise

Price: $2.50

Publisher: PUFFIN BOOKS:

Seller ID: 0140556834

ISBN: 0140556834

Condition: USED


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