Category Archives: Poetry

Tiger, Tiger, Burning Bright!: An Animal Poem for Each Day of the Year selected by Fiona Waters, illustrated by Britta Teckentrup

Tiger, Tiger, Burning Bright!: An Animal Poem for Each Day of the Year selected by Fiona Waters, illustrated by Britta Teckentrup. Nosy Crow, Candlewick, c2020, 2021. 9781536217186 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover poetry What … Continue reading

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What do you Know? by Aracelis Girmay and Ariana Fields

What do you Know? by Aracelis Girmay and Ariana Fields, illustrated by Ariana Fields. Enchanted Lion Books, 2021. 9781592703210  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover  Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  … Continue reading

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Carry On: Poetry by Young Immigrants – Various Contributors, Rogé Girard

Carry On: Poetry by Young Immigrants – Various Contributors, Rogé Girard, Owl Kids Books, 9781771474160, 2021 Format:  Hardcover  Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What did you like about the book?  Immigration no matter where … Continue reading

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With a Star in My Hand: Rubén Darío, Poetry Hero – Margarita Engle

With a Star in My Hand: Rubén Darío, Poetry Hero – Margarita Engle, Atheneum Books for Young Readers/Simon & Schuster, 9781534424944, c2020, 2021 Format:  Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Inspirational (although the … Continue reading

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A Poem is a Firefly – written by Charles Ghigna, illustrated by Michelle Hazelwood Hyde

A Poem is a Firefly – written by Charles Ghigna, illustrated by Michelle Hazelwood Hyde, Schiffer Kids, an imprint of Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 9780764361081, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? Woodland animals of all sizes each … Continue reading

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What Are Little Girls Made Of? – by Jeanne Willis, illustrated by Isabelle Follath

What Are Little Girls Made Of? – by Jeanne Willis, illustrated by Isabelle Follath, Nosy Crow – an imprint of Candlewick Press, 9781536217339, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Poetry What did you like … Continue reading

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Delicious!: Poems Celebrating Street Food Around The World – Julie Larios, illustrated by Julie Paschkis

  Delicious!: Poems Celebrating Street Food Around The World – Julie Larios, illustrated by Julie Paschkis, Beach Lane Books, 9781534453777, 2021 Format: Hardcover book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Picture book  What did you … Continue reading

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Poem in My Pocket by Chris Tougas, illustrated by Josée Bisaillon

Poem in My Pocket by Chris Tougas, illustrated by Josée Bisaillon. Kids Can Press, 9781525301452, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book – poetry What did you like about the book?  A young girl … Continue reading

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Everything Comes Next: Collected & New Poems – Naomi Shihab Nye

   Everything Comes Next: Collected & New Poems – Naomi Shihab Nye, Rafael Lopez, Greenwillow Books, 9780063013452, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  Genre: Poetry Collection  What did you like about the … Continue reading

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This Poem is a Nest by Irene Latham, illustrated by Johanna Wright

    This Poem is a Nest by Irene Latham, illustrated by Johanna Wright, Wordsong (an imprint of Boyds Mills & Kane), 978684373635, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Poetry What did … Continue reading

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