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In the Sea
In the Sea
Written by David Elliott, Illustrated by Holly Meade
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763670504
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In the Sea

Written by David Elliott
Illustrated by Holly Meade


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $6.99

A New York Times best-selling author and a Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator explore life in the ocean with clever poems and bold, expressive woodcuts.

The briny deep is home to an enormous variety of fascinating creatures, from the dainty sea horse to the fearsome shark, from the spiny sea urchin to the majestic... Read more >
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Firefly July and Other Very Short Poems
Firefly July and Other Very Short Poems
Written by Paul B. Janeczko, Illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763648428
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Firefly July and Other Very Short Poems

Written by Paul B. Janeczko
Illustrated by Melissa Sweet


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $16.99

Celebrated poet and anthologist Paul B. Janeczko pairs with Caldecott Honoree Melissa Sweet for a collection of short poems to sample and savor.

It only takes a few words, if they’re the right words, to create a strong image. Whether listened to in the comfort of a cozy lap or read... Read more >
Poem-mobiles
Poem-mobiles
Written by J. Patrick Lewis and Douglas Florian, Illustrated by Jeremy Holmes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375866906
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Poem-mobiles
Crazy Car Poems
Written by J. Patrick Lewis and Douglas Florian
Illustrated by Jeremy Holmes


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $17.99

The U.S. Children's Poet Laureate and an award-winning children's poet join their prolific forces in this picture book of poems about cars. But they're not just any cars: there's the "Sloppy-Floppy-Nonstop-Jalopy" ("So unique there is no copy"); the Bathtub Limosine ("With hot water heating / And porcelain seating"); and the "High... Read more >
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Poem-mobiles
Poem-mobiles
Written by J. Patrick Lewis and Douglas Florian, Illustrated by Jeremy Holmes
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375966903
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Poem-mobiles
Crazy Car Poems
Written by J. Patrick Lewis and Douglas Florian
Illustrated by Jeremy Holmes


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $20.99

The U.S. Children's Poet Laureate and an award-winning children's poet join their prolific forces in this picture book of poems about cars. But they're not just any cars: there's the "Sloppy-Floppy-Nonstop-Jalopy" ("So unique there is no copy"); the Bathtub Limosine ("With hot water heating / And porcelain seating"); and the "High... Read more >
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Elmo's Tricky Tongue Twisters (Sesame Street)
Elmo's Tricky Tongue Twisters (Sesame Street)
Written by Sarah Albee, Illustrated by Maggie Swanson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385388559
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Elmo's Tricky Tongue Twisters (Sesame Street)

Written by Sarah Albee
Illustrated by Maggie Swanson


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2013
Price: $4.99

Packed into the pages of this sturdy Sesame Street board book is a collection of tongue-tripping rhymes about everyone's favorite Sesame Street Muppets, including Elmo, Grover, Ernie, Bert, Betty Lou, Herry, Hoots the owl, and Oscar. The rhyming language and singsong rhythm of tongue twisters are key concepts in language development... Read more >
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Good Dog
Good Dog
Written by Maya Gottfried
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307983510
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Good Dog

Written by Maya Gottfried


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2013
Price: $6.99

In this heart-stealing picture book, fine artist Robert Rahway Zakanitch gives us 16 masterful, soulful, impossibly expressive portraits of dogs, and Maya Gottfried wonderfully captures their voices and inner personalities in 16 enchanting poems. It’s a doggie delight!

These dogs beg to be patted, tickled, scratched, and ruffled. Which one will... Read more >
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Mural on Second Avenue and Other City Poems
Mural on Second Avenue and Other City Poems
Written by Lilian Moore, Illustrated by Roma Karas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763663490
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Mural on Second Avenue and Other City Poems

Written by Lilian Moore
Illustrated by Roma Karas


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $6.99

Brought to life through Roma Karas's simple, vibrant illustrations, this collection of poetry by Lilian Moore offers a loving tribute to small moments in the big city, and to the children who live there.

Lilian Moore had a lifetime of experience as an author of books for young readers — and a... Read more >
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In the Wild
In the Wild
Written by David Elliott, Illustrated by Holly Meade
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763663377
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In the Wild

Written by David Elliott
Illustrated by Holly Meade


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $6.99

The stellar team who brought us On the Farm present a companion book evoking creatures of the wild in simple, clever poems and vibrant woodcuts.

From the lion standing alone on the African savannah to the panda in a bamboo forest, from the rhinoceros with its boot-like face to the Arctic polar... Read more >
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Digger, Dozer, Dumper
Digger, Dozer, Dumper
Written by Hope Vestergaard, Illustrated by David Slonim
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763650780
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Digger, Dozer, Dumper

Written by Hope Vestergaard
Illustrated by David Slonim


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $15.99

Each truck and big machine in these enticing rhyming poems is different — and little readers are invited to find a vehicle that’s like them.

Sixteen boisterous, rhyming poems — each one highlighting the job and personality of a different vehicle, from a backhoe to an ambulance to a snowplow — invite... Read more >
Yes! We Are Latinos!
Yes! We Are Latinos!
Written by Alma Flor Ada
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893831
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Yes! We Are Latinos!

Written by Alma Flor Ada


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2013
Price: $18.95

Juanita lives in New York and is Mexican. Felipe lives in Chicago and is Panamanian, Venezuelan, and black. Michiko lives in Los Angeles and is Peruvian and Japanese. Each of them is also Latino.

Thirteen young Latinos and Latinas living in America are introduced in this book celebrating the rich diversity of... Read more >
Dog-Gone School
Dog-Gone School
Written by Amy Schmidt, Photographed by Ron Schmidt
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375869747
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Dog-Gone School

Written by Amy Schmidt
Photographed by Ron Schmidt


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $16.99

This photographic book of school-themed poems is sure to delight dog lovers and poetry fans alike. As they did in the companion title, Loose Leashes, this husband-and-wife team combine his photographs with her poetry for a whimsical marriage of images and words.  Read more >
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Dog-Gone School
Dog-Gone School
Written by Amy Schmidt, Photographed by Ron Schmidt
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375969744
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Dog-Gone School

Written by Amy Schmidt
Photographed by Ron Schmidt


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $19.99

This photographic book of school-themed poems is sure to delight dog lovers and poetry fans alike. As they did in the companion title, Loose Leashes, this husband-and-wife team combine his photographs with her poetry for a whimsical marriage of images and words.  Read more >
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World Rat Day
World Rat Day
Written by J. Patrick Lewis, Illustrated by Anna Raff
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763654023
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World Rat Day
Poems About Real Holidays You've Never Heard Of
Written by J. Patrick Lewis
Illustrated by Anna Raff


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $15.99

From the Children’s Poet Laureate comes a year-round ode to wacky holidays just begging to be celebrated.

Nobody should ever forget Ewe on Ohio Sheep Day (July 14). No mata mata how hard they may try on World Turtle Day (May 23). If you’ve never heard of Dragon Appreciation Day, International Cephalopod... Read more >
I Love Our Earth / Amo nuestra Tierra
I Love Our Earth / Amo nuestra Tierra
Written by Bill Martin Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580895576
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I Love Our Earth / Amo nuestra Tierra

Written by Bill Martin Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $7.95

Bilingual edition. Celebrate our home in this joyous, poetic tribute to the Earth's colors, climates, and seasons. Panoramic photographs capture the majesty of nature from swirling deserts to curling ocean waves. Close-ups reveal quieter treasures like springy moss and sunlit leaves. Tying all these wonders together are the faces of children... Read more >
Make Magic! Do Good!
Make Magic! Do Good!
Written by Dallas Clayton, Illustrated by Dallas Clayton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763657468
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Make Magic! Do Good!

Written by Dallas Clayton
Illustrated by Dallas Clayton


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $17.99

From an exciting new face in children’s literature, Dallas Clayton, comes a book of illustrated poems full of wisdom, wonder, and whimsy.

A boy with a beard tries to stay six forever. A frightful monster lives a million miles away, but is equally scared of you. A magic rope hangs from the... Read more >
Bilbo's Last Song
Bilbo's Last Song
Written by J.R.R. Tolkien, Illustrated by Pauline Baynes
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385752961
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Bilbo's Last Song

Written by J.R.R. Tolkien
Illustrated by Pauline Baynes


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $4.99

Bilbo’s Last Song is considered by many to be Tolkien’s epilogue to his classic work The Lord of the Rings. As Bilbo Baggins takes his final voyage to the Undying Lands, he must say goodbye to Middle-earth. Poignant and lyrical, the song is both a longing to set forth on his... Read more >
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October Mourning
October Mourning
Written by Leslea Newman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763658076
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October Mourning
A Song for Matthew Shepard
Written by Leslea Newman


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $15.99

WINNER OF A 2013 STONEWALL HONOR!

A masterful poetic exploration of the impact of Matthew Shepard’s murder on the world.


On the night of October 6, 1998, a gay twenty-one-year-old college student named Matthew Shepard was lured from a Wyoming bar by two young men, savagely beaten, tied to a remote fence, and... Read more >
A Foot in the Mouth
A Foot in the Mouth
Written by Paul B. Janeczko, Illustrated by Chris Raschka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763660833
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A Foot in the Mouth
Poems to Speak, Sing, and Shout
Written by Paul B. Janeczko
Illustrated by Chris Raschka


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $8.99

Whether rhyming, tongue-tying, or defying structure, here are more than three dozen poems that simply beg to be read aloud. The creators of A POKE IN THE I and A KICK IN THE HEAD complete a triplet with this collection of lively rhymes and tricky tongue twisters, poems for more than... Read more >
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National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry
National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry
Compiled by J. Patrick Lewis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426310096
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National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry
200 Poems with Photographs That Squeak, Soar, and Roar!
Compiled by J. Patrick Lewis


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $24.95

Named one of the Best Children's Books of 2012 by Kirkus Reviews!

Named one of the top Children's Books of 2012 by the New York Public Library!

"Add a little natural wonder to your poetry shelves. Because if we’re talking about the best possible compliment to your eyes and ears alike, few have... Read more >
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National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry
National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry
Compiled by J. Patrick Lewis
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426310546
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National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry
200 Poems with Photographs That Squeak, Soar, and Roar!
Compiled by J. Patrick Lewis


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 192 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $28.90

Named one of the Best Children's Books of 2012 by Kirkus Reviews!

"Add a little natural wonder to your poetry shelves. Because if we’re talking about the best possible compliment to your eyes and ears alike, few have as many perks and grand moments as this." School Library Journal starred review
 
"Out of a windless August... Read more >
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Last Laughs
Last Laughs
Written by J. Patrick Lewis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892605
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Last Laughs
Animal Epitaphs
Written by J. Patrick Lewis


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $16.95

Children’s Poet Laureate J. Patrick Lewis and the inimitable Jane Yolen team up in this ironic and witty take on the last moments in the lives of a variety of animals. Each poem in this darkly humorous collection is an epitaph of a different animal. Grouped by animal type, these posthumous... Read more >
Pigmares
Pigmares
Written by Doug Cushman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580894012
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Pigmares

Written by Doug Cushman


Format: Hardcover, 44 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $12.95

When a young pig watches monster movies before bed, he's in for some tail-curling nightmares. From the Phantom Hog of the Opera to the Porker from the Black Lagoon, seventeen poems put a pigmarish spin on creepy classics. Illustrations evoke retro movie posters with hog-wild humor. Read more >
On the Farm
On the Farm
Written by David Elliott, Illustrated by Holly Meade
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763655914
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On the Farm

Written by David Elliott
Illustrated by Holly Meade


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $6.99

A New York Ttimes best-selling author and a Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator evoke life on a farm in a simple, lyrical text and boldly expressive images.

From the bull to the barn cat to the wild bunny, the farmyard bustles with life. The rooster crows, the rams clash, the bees buzz, and over... Read more >
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African Acrostics
African Acrostics
Written by Avis Harley, Photographed by Deborah Noyes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763658182
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African Acrostics
A Word in Edgeways
Written by Avis Harley
Photographed by Deborah Noyes


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $7.99

Look carefully! The wild animals of Africa spring to life in clever, lighthearted poems and compelling, evocative photographs.

Inside every acrostic is a secret message, often lurking in the first letter of each line (read top to bottom). But look out! These acrostics not only follow their subjects to Africa, but they... Read more >
Step Gently Out
Step Gently Out
Written by Helen Frost, Photographed by Rick Lieder
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763656010
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Step Gently Out

Written by Helen Frost
Photographed by Rick Lieder


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $15.99

Stunning close-up photography and a lyrical text implore children to look more closely at the world around them.

Be still, and watch a single blade of grass.
An ant climbs up to look around.
A honeybee flies past.


What would happen if you walked very, very quietly and looked ever so carefully at the natural... Read more >
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