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My Very First Mother Goose

By: Opie, Iona

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 12/5/2013

Seller ID: 978156402620

ISBN: 978156402620

Condition: USED


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Here Comes Mother Goose

By: Opie, Iona

Price: $7.00

Publisher: CANDLEWICK BOOKS: 7/12/2014

Seller ID: 9780763606831

ISBN: 0763606839

Condition: USED


From the award-winning creators of MY VERY FIRST MOTHER GOOSE, an invitation to the simple joy and the sly humor that are the essence of Mother Goose. Spread the word--here comes Mother Goose--and with her comes an entire procession of best-loved nursery rhyme characters, including Mary Mary Quite Contrary, Simple Simon, Old Mother Hubbard, Little Tommy Tucker, the Queen of Hearts, and many more. Joining them is an array of colorful folk you may not have met before: Mrs. Murphy, for instance, and My Aunt Jane; Freda the American Beauty, Bonny Bobby Shaftoe, and Dusty Bill from Vinegar Hill... View more info

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My Very First Mother Goose

By: Opie, Iona

Price: $5.00

Publisher: CANDLEWICK BOOKS: 7/19/2016

Seller ID: 9781564026200

ISBN: 1564026205

Condition: USED


To a small child, words are magical. And the most magical of all are the beloved, venerable words of Mother Goose. Now folklorist Iona Opie has gathered more than sixty treasured rhymes in their most perfect, honest form. From "Hey Diddle, Diddle" and "Pat-a-Cake" to "Little Jack Horner" and "Pussycat, Pussycat," these are familiar verses that have been passed from parent to child for generations; these are the rhymes that are every child's birthright. With watercolors by Rosemary Wells that may prove equally enduring, MY VERY FIRST MOTHER GOOSE captures the simple joy and the sly humor th... View more info

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Nursery Companion

By: Opie, Iona and Peter

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 0192122134

ISBN: 0192122134

Condition: USED


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Poetry Speaks to Children

By: Paschen, Elise

Price: $5.00

Publisher: SOURCEBOOK TRADE: 2/8/2016

Seller ID: 9781402203299

ISBN: 1402203292

Condition: USED


In the tradition of Poetry Speaks, the anthology named a Best Book of 2002 by School Library Journal, and praised by the Seattle Post-Intelligencer as "a volume to delight longtime lovers of poetry and to spark new love for poetry, especially among the young," Sourcebooks MediaFusion is proud to introduce the joy of the written and spoken word in Poetry Speaks to Children. Parents, educators, librarians, and poetry enthusiasts have wondered for years how to get children really interested in poetry. Until now, there hasn't been a collection of poems and poets that spoke directly to that elu... View more info

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Poetry Speaks Who I Am: Poems of Discovery, Inspiration, Independence, and Every

By: Paschen, Elise

Price: $6.00

Publisher: SOURCEBOOK TRADE:

Seller ID: 9781402210747

ISBN: 1402210744

Condition: USED


Poetry Speaks Who I Am is filled with more than 100 remarkable poems about you, who you are, and who you are becoming. Dive in-find the poem you love, the one that makes you angry, the one that makes you laugh, the one that knocks the wind out of you, and become a part of Poetry Speaks Who I Am by adding your own inside the book. Poetry can be life altering. It can be gritty and difficult. It can be hilarious or heart-breaking. And it's meant to be experienced, so we've included a CD on which you'll hear 44 poems, 39 of which are original recordings-you'll only find them here. You'll hea... View more info

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All by Herself

By: Paul, Ann Whitford

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 9/28/2009

Seller ID: 9780152014773

ISBN: 0152014772

Condition: USED


Amelia Earhart, Golda Meir, Pocahontas, Rachel Carson, Wanda Gag, Wilma Rudolph, and other determined young women--both famous and less familiar--took risks and made sacrifices to do brave things. Each of these inspiring poems proves that every girl, no matter who she is or where she lives, is capable of making a difference. View more info

Child's Book of Poems

By: Peter Pauper Press

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 6/10/2011

Seller ID: 664070

ISBN: 664070

Condition: USED


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Rooster Crows: A Book of American Rhymes and Jingles

By: Petersham, Maud and Miska

Price: $3.00

Publisher: ALADDIN PAPERBACKS: 3/25/2014

Seller ID: 0689711530

ISBN: 0689711530

Condition: USED


Winner of the Caldecott Medal. Generations of children have grown up with "The Bear Went over the Mountain," "Lazy Mary," and "Yankee Doodle." here is a collection that includes these, and many more of the favorite playtime rhymes that are a lasting part of America's -- and childhood's -- heritage. Maud and Miska Petersham's classic illustrations bring this "American Mother Goose" to life, in a way sure to charm both children and adults. View more info

Holly Hobbie's Nursery Rhymes

By: Platt & Munk

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 0822872153

ISBN: 0822872153

Condition: USED


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100 Great Poems for Boys

By: Pockell, Leslie

Price: $4.00

Publisher: GRAND CENTRAL PUB MASS MARKET:

Seller ID: 9780446563826

ISBN: 044656382X

Condition: USED


Reading any great poem for the first time is always a thrilling discovery, even if it's only four lines long, and this collection brings together some of the best ever to read, memorize, or recite. Boys of all ages will enjoy reading poems catered specifically to them, whether it means discovering great heroes and dangerous animals, or simply laughing at pure nonsense and hilarious rhymes. The book is divided into seven sections: Animals, Fun to Read Aloud, Battlefields and Heroes, Things to Think About, Limericks, Tongue Twisters, Just for Laughs. 100 BEST POEMS FOR BOYS is a perfect introduc... View more info

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Raven, and Other Poems

By: Poe, Edgar Allan

Price: $2.00

Publisher: 6/10/2017

Seller ID: 9780439224062

ISBN: 0439224063

Condition: USED


A chilling, thrilling collection of Edgar Allan Poe's poetry, introduced by best-selling author Philip Pullman The Raven . . . Annabel Lee . . . Ulalume . . . these are some of the spookiest, most macabre poems ever written, now collected in this chilling, affordable volume. View more info

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Edgar Allan Poe

By: Poe, Edgar Allan

Price: $4.00

Publisher: STERLING PUBL CO INC: 6/7/2013

Seller ID: 9780806908205

ISBN: 0806908203

Condition: USED


"Gr. 5 Up...spacious format; a wide variety of poems; and colorful, interpretive illustrations...."--SLJ. "The format is admirable: a handsome sampler of poems, with a short introductory essay, unfamiliar words briefly defined in footnotes, and a few prefatory sentences for each poem to establish context and aid interpretation. 13 of Poe's more accessible poems appear here, including The Raven, ' The Bells, ' Eldorado, ' and Annabel Lee.'...concludes with passages from short stories that highlight Poe's mastery of prose....Cobleigh provides atmospheric art: an arresting picture of The Raven, '... View more info

Poetry for Young People: Edgar Allan Poe

By: Poe, Edgar Allen

Price: $2.50

Seller ID: 0439220300

ISBN: 0439220300

Condition: USED


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Babushka's Mother Goose

By: Polacco, Patricia

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 10/14/2012

Seller ID: 9780399227479

ISBN: 0399227474

Condition: USED


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Monkey World

By: Porter, Matthew

Price: $3.50

Publisher: SIMPLY READ BOOKS: 8/16/2015

Seller ID: 9781894965958

ISBN: 1894965957

Condition: USED


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Random House Book of Poetry for Children

By: Prelutsky (ed)/Lobel (illus)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE INC: 2/6/2016

Seller ID: 0394850106

ISBN: 0394850106

Condition: USED


"A generous collection with a distinctly upbeat tone, this gives a taste of the best poets writing for children over the last several decades. Lobel's drawings imbue the whole with action and graphic images as inventive as the verse. Successfully geared to meet home, school, and library needs."--(starred) "Booklist." View more info

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20th Century Choldren's Poetry Treasury

By: Prelutsky, Jack

Price: $4.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE INC:

Seller ID: 9780679893141

ISBN: 0679893148

Condition: USED


"Until this century, most children's poetry was either syrupy sweet or overblown and didactic, and tended to talk down to its readers. Contemporary children's poets have thrown all that condescension and moralizing out the window, and write with today's "real child" in mind."- from the Introduction by Jack Prelutsky Here in one gloriously illustrated volume are 211 wonderful poems that represent the best this century has to offer. From sibling rivalry, school, monsters, food, and just plain silliness, to such ageless themes as the seasons, Who am I?, and the many moods of childhood, th... View more info

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Read-Aloud Rhymes for the Very Young

By: Prelutsky, Jack

Price: $4.00

Publisher: ALFRED A KNOPF: 2/4/2016

Seller ID: 0394872185

ISBN: 0394872185

Condition: USED


First published in 1986 and just as fresh and relevant today, this widely acclaimed, child-friendly poetry anthology is now being reissued with a striking new jacket. In his introduction to this book Jim Trelease, bestselling author of "The Read-Aloud Handbook," writes, "No one better recognizes the essence of the child-poetry connection than poet and anthologist Jack Prelutsky. . . . Here are more than 200 little poems to feed little people with little attention spans to help both grow. Marc Brown's inviting illustrations add a visual dimension to the poems, which further engage young imagina... View more info

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Scranimals

By: Prelutsky, Jack

Price: $3.00

Publisher: GREENWILLOW: 5/22/2012

Seller ID: 9780060753689

ISBN: 0060753684

Condition: USED


We're sailing to Scranimal Island, It doesn't appear on most maps.... Scranimal Island is where you will find the fragrant Rhinocerose, the cunning Broccolions, and if you are really, really lucky and very, very quiet, you will spot the gentle, shy Pandaffodil. (You may even hear it yawning if the morning's just begun, watch its petals slowly open to embrace the rising sun. So put on your pith helmet and prepare to explore a wilderness of puns and rhymes where birds, beasts, vegetables, and flowers have been mysteriously scrambled together to create creatures you've never seen be... View more info