|A Family of Poems compiled by Caroline Kennedy|
When Caroline Kennedy published the Best Loved Poems
of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis in 2001, the book became a
national best seller.
That grassroots response inspire Caroline Kennedy to create an
anthology for families, drawing from the poems her own family cherished.
Her work in the New York City public schools has made Caroline
Kennedy keenly aware of how great a role poetry can play in
the minds and hearts of young people. A Family of Poems offers
children and families a single beautiful volume that will spark a love
of language and verse that will last a lifetime.
|A Little Bitty Man by Halfdan Rasmussen|
Translated from the original works by beloved
Danish poet Halfdan Rasmussen, this delightful collection
of poems for young children will enthrall little ones with
captivating rhyme, rhythm, humor, and charm, while Kevin
Hawkes's enchanting, light-filled illustrations bring the
text to vibrant visual life, making this an essential addition
to any child's library of modern classics.
|Winter Eyes by Douglas Florian|
What do you l ike about winter? Is it the hot pancakes?
The snowball fights? Sledding? Skating? Icicles? And what do you not like about winter?
A runny nose? Frozen toes? Slush?
This collection of poems and paintings by
Douglas Florian welcomes winter and invites you to walk
through winter with your winter feet and listen to winter with your
winter ears and look at winter with your winter eyes.
|The Hound Dog's Haiku by Michael J. Rosen|
Simple, charming haiku by poet Michael J. Rosen portray twenty beloved dog breeds,
from the pug to the Dalmation to the golden retriever. Complete with interesting
facts about each breed and illustrated with Mary
Azarian's striking woodcuts, this keepsake volume is sure
to set any dog lover's tail a - wagging.