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If This Bird Had Pockets by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater,  illustrated by Emma J. Virján

If This Bird Had Pockets by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater,  illustrated by Emma J. Virján. Wordsong, 2022. 9781635923865 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  In … Continue reading

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Words With Wings by Nikki Grimes

Words With Wings by Nikki Grimes. Wordsong, c2013, 2022. 97801635924787 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback Genre: Realistic fiction, novel-in-verse What did you like about the book?  In this re-issue of Grimes’s 2013 … Continue reading

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Ordinary Hazards by Nikki Grimes

Ordinary Hazards by Nikki Grimes. Wordsong, c2019, 2022. 9781635925623 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ Format: Paperback Genre: Realistic What did you like about the book? Ordinary Hazards is Nikki Grimes’s memoir-in-verse. She tells 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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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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