Here's A Little Poem

Here's A Little Poem

A Very First Book of Poetry

Book - 2007
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A collection of poems for children with the various themes of self, family, going outside, and when it is time for bed. This exuberant celebration of poetry is an essential book for every young one's library and a georgeous gift to be both shared and treasured. Sit back and savor a superb collection of more than sixty poems by a wide range of talented writers, from Margaret Wise Brown to Gertrude Stein, Langston Hughes to A. A. Milne. Greeting the morning, enjoying the adventures of the day, cuddling up to a cozy bedtime - these are poems that highlight the moments of a toddler's world from dawn to dusk. Carefully gathered by Jane Yolen and Andrew Fusek Peters and delightfully illustrated by Polly Dunbar, HERE'S A LITTLE POEM offers a comprehensive introduction to some remarkable poets, even as it captures a very young child's intense delight in the experiences and rituals of every new day
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. Candlewick Press, c2007
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
ISBN: 9780763631413
Characteristics: 104 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm


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JCLCassidyC Jan 19, 2017

Reading and remembering poems with little kids is all kinds of fun! This collection is a bold, eclectic, and simply beautiful place to begin.

JCLCatherineG Feb 28, 2015

This is the best poetry book I've seen for young kids! There are wonderful and silly pictures for every poem. My little girls love this book.


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