Category Archives: Poetry

Miguel y su valiente caballero: El joven Cervantes sueña a don Quijote. Poemas de Margarita Engle, ilustrado por Raúl Colón

 Miguel y su valiente caballero: El joven Cervantes sueña a don Quijote. Poemas de Margarita Engle, ilustrado por Raúl Colón. Traducido por Teresa Mlawer y Georgina Lázaro. Peachtree, 2018. ISBN 9781682630198  Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

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Crawly School for Bugs: Poems to Drive You Buggy – poems by David L. Harrison, illustrated by Julie Bayless

    Crawly School for Bugs: Poems to Drive You Buggy – poems by David L. Harrison, illustrated by Julie Bayless, WordSong, an imprint of Highlights, (9781629792040), 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) … Continue reading

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For Every One – written by Jason Reynolds

   For Every One – written by Jason Reynolds, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Simon and Schuster, 9781481486248, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Poetry What did you like about the book?  Renowned … Continue reading

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In the Past – David Elliott, illustrated by Matthew Trueman

In the Past – David Elliott, illustrated by Matthew Trueman, Candlewick Press, (9780763660734), 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Non-fiction, Poetry What did you like about the book? Each two-page spread … Continue reading

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The Poet X – Elizabeth Acevedo

      The Poet X –  Elizabeth Acevedo, Harperteen, 9780062662804, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Realistic Fiction What did you like about the book?  Xiomara tells her story in verse. Her family … Continue reading

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School People – poems selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins, illustrated by Ellen Shi

   School People – poems selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins, illustrated by Ellen Shi, Wordsong, (9781629797038), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book?  This wonderful collection of … Continue reading

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Hidden City: Poems of Urban Wildlife  – by Sarah Grace Tuttle, illustrated by Amy Schimler-Safford

    Hidden City: Poems of Urban Wildlife –  Sarah Grace Tuttle, illustrated by Amy Schimler-Safford, Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, (9780802854599), 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Poetry What did you … Continue reading

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