The Random House Book of Poetry for Children

The Random House Book of Poetry for Children

Book - 1983
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The most accessible and joyous introduction to the world of poetry!

The Random House Book of Poetry for Children offers both funny and illuminating poems for kids personally selected by the nation's first Children's Poet Laureate, Jack Prelutsky. Featuring a wealth of beloved classic poems from the past and modern glittering gems, every child who opens this treasury will finda world of surprises and delights which will instill a lifelong love of poetry. Featuring 572 unforgettable poems, and over 400 one-of-a-kind illustrations from the Caldecott-winning illustrator of the Frog and Toad series, Arnold Lobel, this collection is, quite simply, the perfect way to introduce children to the world of poetry.
Publisher: New York : Random House, [1983]
Copyright Date: ©1983
ISBN: 9780394850108
Branch Call Number: J 811.00809282 Rando
Characteristics: 248 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Prelutsky, Jack
Lobel, Arnold - Author
Alternative Title: Book of poetry for children


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Nov 22, 2011

If you're in the class of Mme. Dorion at Fielding P.S. and you need poetry examples, this is the Book for you. READ IT! OR ELSE!

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