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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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A Bunch of Punctuation Poems selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins, Illustrated by Serge Bloch

  A Bunch of Punctuation Poems selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins, Illustrated by Serge Bloch, Published by WordSong An Imprint of Highlights, 9781590789940, 2018 Format: Hardcover, 32 pages, color illustrations Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Nonfiction/Poetry What did … 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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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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Keep a Pocket in Your Poem: Classic Poems and Playful Parodies – written and selected by J. Patrick Lewis, Illustrated by Joanna Wright

  Keep a Pocket in Your Poem: Classic Poems and Playful Parodies – written and selected by J. Patrick Lewis, Illustrated by Joanna Wright, WordSong, (9781590789216), 2017. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 … Continue reading

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Thunder Underground – poems by Jane Yolen, Illustrated by Josée Masse

 Thunder Underground – Poems by Jane Yolen, Illustrated by Josée Masse, WordSong, (9781590789360), 2017. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Poetry What did you like about the book? Twenty-one short poems of … Continue reading

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Grumbles from the Town: Mother-Goose Voices with a Twist – Jane Yolen and Rebecca Kai Dotlich, illustrations by Angela Matteson

    Grumbles from the Town: Mother-Goose Voices with a Twist – Jane Yolen and Rebecca Kai Dotlich, illustrations by Angela Matteson, WordSong, (9781590789223), 2016 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review)  3 What did you … Continue reading

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Catching a Story Fish by Janice N. Harrington

Catching a Story Fish by Janice N. Harrington, Wordsong, 2016, 9781629794297 Format:  hardcover Rating  (1-5, 5 is a starred review): 5 Genre:  novel in verse What did you like about the book?  The author uses the novel-in-verse form to beautifully tell … Continue reading

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Garvey’s Choice – Nikki Grimes

 Garvey’s Choice – Nikki Grimes, Wordsong, (9781629797403), 2016. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Realistic, Multicultural, Novels in verse, Bullying What did you like about the book? Garvey, an African-American boy, struggles with the fact … Continue reading

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Fresh Delicious: Poems From the Farmers’ Market -Irene Latham, illustrated by Mique Moriuchi

 Fresh Delicious: Poems From the Farmers’ Market –Irene Latham, illustrated by Mique Moriuchi, WordSong, (9781629791036), 2016 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Poetry What did you like about the book?  A trip … Continue reading

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