Poetry Bibliography

Agard, John and Grace Nichols. A Caribbean Dozen: Poems from Caribbean Poets. Candle Wick Press, 1988.

Alarcon, Francisco X. Poems to Dream Together = Poemas Para Sonar Juntos. Lee & Low Books, New York, 2005.

Aliki. One Little Spoonful. Harper Growing Tree, 2001.

Andrews, Sylvia. Dancing In My Bones. Harper Festival, 2001.

Anglund, Joan Walsh. A Christmas Sampler. Harcourt, Inc., 2001

Anglund, Joan Walsh. Peace Is A Circle of Love. Illustrated by Lynn Munsinger. Gulliver Books, New York, 1993.

Appelt, Kathi. Bubbles, Bubbles. Harper Festival, 2001.

Bagert, Brod. Chicken Socks and Other Contagious Poems. Boyds Mills Press, 1997.

Bagert, Brod. Let Me Be... The Boss: Poems for Kids to Perform. Wordsong Boyds Mills Press, 1992.

Bennett Hopkins, Lee. Amazing Faces. Lee & Low Books Inc, 2010.

Bierhorst, John. On the Road of Stars: Native American Night Poems and Sleep Charms. Macmillan Publishing Company, 1994.

Brown, Margaret Wise.  A Child Is Born.  Hyperion Books for Children, 2000.

Bruchac, Joseph & Jonathan London. Thirteen Moons of Turtle s Back. Philomel Books, 1992.

Burleigh, Robert. I Love Going Through This Book. Joanna Cotler Books, 2001.

Calmenson, Stephanie. Good for You! Toddler Rhymes for Toddler Times. Harper Collins Publishers, 2001.

Ciardi, John. Someone Could Win a Polar Bear. Boyds Mills Press, 1970.

Ciardi, John. The Monster Den. Wordsong Boyds Mills Press, 1966.

Ciardi, John. The Reason for the Pelican. Wordsong Boyds Mills Press, 1994.

Ciardi, John. You Know Who. Wordsong Boyds Mills Press, 1964.

Clinton, Catherine (ed.). A Poem of Her Own. Henry N. Abrams, Inc. Publishers, 2003.

Conrad, J.L. A Cartography of Birds. Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, 2002.

Cullinan, Bernice E. A Jar of Tiny Stars. Boyds Mills Press, 1996.

deGerez, Toni. My Song Is a Piece of Jade. Methuen Children's Books, 1984.

Dillon, Leo and Diane. To Every Thing There is a Season. The Blue Sky Press, 1998.

Farber, Norma and Myra Cohn Livingston. These Small Stones. Harper and Row Publishers, 1987.

Frank, John. The Tomb of the Boy King. Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2001.

Frost, Helen. Keesha's House. Frances Foster Books, New York, 2003.

Frost, Helen. Spinning Through the Universe: a novel in poems from Room 214. Frances Foster Books, New York, 2004.

George, Kristine O Connell. Book! Clarion Books, 2001.

Grimes, Nikki and Ashley Bryan. Aneesa Lee and the Weaver's Gift. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books, 1999.

Grossnickle Hines, Anna. Peaceful Pieces: Poems and Quilts.  Henry Holt and Company, 2011.Hague, Michael. Sleep, Baby, Sleep: Lullabies and Night Poems. Harper Collins Publisher, 1965.

Higginson, William J. Wind in the Long Grass: A Collection of Haiku. Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1991.

Hopkins, Lee B. Amazing Faces. Lee & Low Books Inc, 2010.

Hurwitz, Johanna. A Word to the Wise and Other Proverbs. Morrow Junior Books, 1994.

Janeczko, Paul B. A Poke in the I. Candlewick Press, 2001.

Johnston, Tony. Cat, What is That? Harper Collins. 2001.

Jones, Hettie. The Trees Stand Shinning: Poetry of the North American Indians. Dial Books, 1971.

Joyce, William. Sleepy Time Olie. Laura Geringer Books, 2001.

Khan, Rukhsana. Muslim Child: Understanding Islam Through Stories and Poems. Illustrated by Patty Gallinger. Albert Whitman and Company, Morton Grove, Illinois, 1999

Killion, Bette. Just Think. Harper Festival, 2001.

Lach, William. Curious Cats: In Art and Poetry. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 1999.

Lalli, Judi. I Like Being Me: Poems for Children About Feeling Special, Appreciating Others and Getting Along. Photographs by Douglas L. Mason-Fry. Free spirit Publishing. Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1997.

Lear, Edward. There Was an Old Man... A Gallery of Nonsense Rhymes. Morrow Junior Books, 1994.

Lee, Dennis. Bubblegum Delicious. Harper Collins Publishers, 2000.

Lewis, Richard. In a Spring Garden. Dial Books for Young Readers, 1965.

Lindbergh, Reeve. In Every Tiny Grain Of Sand: A Child s Book of Prayers and Praise.  Illustrated by Christine Davenier, Bob Graham, Anita Jeram and Elisa Kleven. Candlewick Press, Cambridge, MA, 2000.

Livingston, Myra Cohn. Animal, Vegetable, Mineral: Poems About Small Things. Harper Collins Publishers, 1994.

Livingston, Myra Cohn. Christmas Poems. Holiday House, 1984.

Livingston, Myra Cohn. Easter Poems. Holiday House, 1985.

Livingston, Myra Cohn. I Like You If You Like Me: Poems of Friendship. Margaret K. McElderry Books, 1987.

Livingston, Myra Cohn. If the Owl Calls Again: A Collection of Owl Poems. Maxwell Macmillan International Publishing Group, 1990.

Livingston, Myra Cohn. Let Freedom Ring: A Ballad of Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday House, 1992.

Locker, Thomas. Mountain Dance. Harcourt, Inc., 2001.

Mado, Michio. The Animals. MacMillan Publishing Company, 1992.

Morrison, Lillian. Slam Dunk: Basketball Poems. Hyperion Books for Children, 1995.

Newsome, Effielee. Wonders. Boyds Mills Press, 1999.

Nichols, Grace. Come On Into My Tropical Garden. J.B. Lippincott, 1988.

Nye, Naomi Shihab. 19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of th Middle East. Greenwillow Books, New York, 1994.

Nye, Naomi Shihab. The Tree is Older Than You Are: A Bilingual Gathering of Poems and Stories from Mexico With Paintings by Mexican Artists. Aladdin, New York, 1995.

Nye, Naomi Shihab. The Space Between Our Footsteps. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1998.

Nye, Naomi Shihab. The Flag of Childhood: Poems From the Middle East. Aladdin Paperbacks, New York, 1998.

Nye, Naomi Shihab. Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East. Greenwillow Books, 2002.

Nye, Naomi Shihab. Salting the Ocean:  100 Poems by Young Poets.  Illustrated by Ashley Bryan.  Greenwillow Books, New York, 2000.

Ohuigin, Sean. Scary Poems for Rotten Kids. Black Moss Press, 1988.

Perdomo, Willie. Visiting Langston. Henry Holt & Co., 2002.

Philip, Neil. Singing America: Poems that Define a Nation. Viking, 1995.

Robb, Laura. Music and Drum "Voices of War and Peace, Hope and Dreams. Philomel Book, 1977.

Shannon, George. Spring A Haiku Story. Greenwillow Books, 1996.

Simmons, Andra. Ten Little Angels. Harcourt, Inc., 2001.

Smith, William Jay. Here Is My Heart: Love Poems. Little, Brown and Company, 1999.

Spellman, Susan. A Small Treasury of Easter: Poems and Prayers. Boyds Mills Press, 1997.

Stevenson's, Robert Louis. A Child's Garden of Verses. Philomel Book, 1990.

Strickland, Michael R. Poems That Sing To You. Wordsong Boyds Mills Press, 1993.

Swann, Brian. A Basket Full of White Eggs. Orchard Books, 1988.

Tripp, Wallace. Marguerite, Go Wash Your Feet. Houghton Mifflin Company, 1985.

Troupe, Quincy. Take it to the Hoop, Magic Johnson. Hyperion Books for Children, 2000.

Walker, Alice.  Why War is Never a Good Idea.  HarperCollins Publishers, New York, 2007.

Wardlaw, Lee. The Chair Where Bear Sits. Winslow Press, 2001.

Yee, Wong Herbert. Fireman Small Fire Down Below! Houghton Mifflin Company, 2001.

Yeoman, John and Quentin Blake. Our Village. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 1988.

Yolen, Jane. Mother Earth Father Sky: Poems of Our Planet. Boyds Mills Press, 1996.      


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