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The Death of the Hat: A Brief History of Poetry in 50 Objects
The Death of the Hat: A Brief History of Poetry in 50 Objects
Written by Paul B. Janeczko, Illustrated by Chris Raschka
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763669638
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The Death of the Hat: A Brief History of Poetry in 50 Objects

Written by Paul B. Janeczko
Illustrated by Chris Raschka


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $17.99

A celebrated duo reunites for a look at poems through history inspired by objects—earthly and celestial—reflecting the time in which each poet lived.

A book-eating moth in the early Middle Ages. A peach blossom during the Renaissance. A haunted palace in the Victorian era. A lament for the hat in contemporary times... Read more >
The Maine Coon's Haiku
The Maine Coon's Haiku
Written by Michael Rosen, Illustrated by Lee Anthony White
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763664923
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The Maine Coon's Haiku
And Other Poems for Cat Lovers
Written by Michael Rosen
Illustrated by Lee Anthony White


Format: Hardcover, 56 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $17.99

In evocative haiku, Michael J. Rosen depicts twenty different breeds of cats—whether mischievous or mysterious, comical or commanding.

Some cats have names that suggest far-off lands, like the Turkish Angora and the Norwegian forest cat. Others allude to places closer to home, such as California’s ragdoll and the Maine coon. Set against... Read more >
Out and About: A First Book of Poems
Out and About: A First Book of Poems
Written by Shirley Hughes, Illustrated by Shirley Hughes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763676445
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Out and About: A First Book of Poems

Written by Shirley Hughes
Illustrated by Shirley Hughes


Format: Hardcover, 56 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.99

The internationally acclaimed Shirley Hughes offers a treasury of seasonal poems that evoke the day-to-day experiences of the very young.

In this joyous collection of poems, Katie and her little brother, Olly, are ready for whatever each day offers—sunshine, wind, rain, mist, or snow. From the happy sights and sounds of the... Read more >
Over the Hills and Far Away
Over the Hills and Far Away
Edited by Elizabeth Hammill, Illustrated by Various
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763677299
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Over the Hills and Far Away
A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes
Edited by Elizabeth Hammill
Illustrated by Various


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $21.99

A spectacular treasury of 150 classic nursery rhymes and new discoveries, featuring a star-studded roster of seventy-seven illustrators.

Nursery rhymes have entertained and comforted children for centuries. Over the Hills and Far Away is a unique collection of rhymes and verse from across the globe—rhymes from the English-speaking world as well as... Read more >
Sweep Up the Sun
Sweep Up the Sun
Written by Helen Frost, Illustrated by Rick Lieder
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763669041
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Sweep Up the Sun

Written by Helen Frost
Illustrated by Rick Lieder


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2015
Price: $15.99

Illuminated by exquisite photographs of eleven species of birds, a spareand elegantpoem inspires readers to open their wings and soar.

Baby robins, open-beaked in their nest. Mallards winging to a new clime. Whether chickadees or cardinals, sparrows or starlings, here are commonly seen birds in their natural settings, captured in photographs of... Read more >
On the Wing
On the Wing
Written by David Elliott, Illustrated by Becca Stadtlander
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763653248
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On the Wing

Written by David Elliott
Illustrated by Becca Stadtlander


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $16.99

David Elliott’s witty verse takes flight with gorgeous illustrations in an enchanting look at fifteen avian species for birders of all ages.

Take to the sky to explore a glorious array of all things avian, from the tiny, restless hummingbird to the inscrutable horned owl to the majestic bald eagle. David Elliott... Read more >
One Big Rain
One Big Rain
Illustrated by Ryan O'Rourke, Compiled by Rita Gray
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570917172
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One Big Rain
Poems for Every Season
Illustrated by Ryan O'Rourke
Compiled by Rita Gray


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $7.95

Rita Gray has compiled twenty poems about precipitation, each written by well-known poets such as Kyoshi, Eve Merriam, Lilian Moore, and Carl Sandburg. Divided into poems written about rain within each of the four seasons, this compilation offers the reader a chance to revel in the beauty of precipitation and the... Read more >
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: A Year of Very Short Poems
Firefly July: A Year of Very Short Poems
Written by Paul B. Janeczko, Illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763648428
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Firefly July: A Year of 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 and Isabel Campoy, Illustrated by David Diaz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893831
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Yes! We Are Latinos!

Written by Alma Flor Ada and Isabel Campoy
Illustrated by David Diaz


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. and Michael Sampson, Photographed by Dan Lipow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580895576
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I Love Our Earth / Amo nuestra Tierra

Written by Bill Martin Jr. and Michael Sampson
Photographed by Dan Lipow


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: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375823732
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Bilbo's Last Song

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


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $12.99

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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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 >
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