Here's A Little Poem

Here's A Little Poem

A Very First Book of Poetry

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Random House, Inc.
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.

Baker & Taylor
Collects poems from the English-speaking world, including those by such notable authors as A.A. Milne, Jack Prelutsky, and Robert Louis Stevenson.

& Taylor

A superb collection of more than sixty poems by a wide range of talented writers--including Langston Hughes, Gertrude Stein, Margaret Wise Brown, and A.A. Milne--highlights the moments of a toddler's world from dawn to dusk. 20,000 first printing.

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. Candlewick Press, 2007
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
ISBN: 9780763631413
Branch Call Number: 811.008 H421 2007 CHILD
Characteristics: p. cm


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With over fifty poets and sixty poems included in this collection, chances are good that your little one will discover a new favorite poem.

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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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