Posted on June 24, 2010 by ascplcl
In twenty-one poems a lone sardine goes off in search of its lost school within the dark halls of a great coral reef. The oversize format is highlighted by brightly colored illustrations.
Twenty-one short poems celebrate water in its forms from ice cubes to waves and are highlighted by colorful illustrations.
Harrison, David L.
Forty-five humorous poems follow a family as they pack the car and head to the shore. Black and white sketches highlight each poem.
Twenty-six poems by a wide range of poets celebrate the diversity of life in the sea. Color illustrations highlight each poem.
Eleven poems that provide a look at some of the animals, insects, and plants found in ponds are highlighted by hand-colored woodcuts.
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Posted on April 15, 2010 by ascplcl
Sports Poetry Books
While it’s no secret that the Children’s Library has an extensive collection of poetry for children, young sports fans may not realize that more than a few of those books feature poems about their favorite sports. Here is a sampling:
The Basket Counts!
Change-Up: Baseball Poems
Hopkins, Lee Bennett:
Extra Innings: Baseball Poems
Opening Days: Sport Poems
Sports! Sports! Sports! A Poetry Collection
That Sweet Diamond: Baseball Poems
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