Poetry for Children
About finding and sharing poetry with young people
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Have y'all seen this creative and wacky book, Chicago Treasure ? It's a collection of fairy tale-themed poems and short stories all ...
Friday, November 08, 2019
EXTRA! EXTRA! Calef Brown and UP VERSES DOWN
It's time for another behind-the-scenes glimpse at a new 2019 poetry book for my EXTRA EXTRA feature . This time, poet and artist Calef ...
Friday, November 01, 2019
10 poetry books from around the world
Once again, I attended the IBBY Regional conference hosted by USBBY in Austin, Texas. Every two years, USBBY (United States Board on Book...
Thursday, September 26, 2019
50 years of David Harrison's poetry!
This week I'm featuring poet David L. Harrison in celebration of his FIFTY YEARS of poetry publishing! How about that? 50 years is qu...
Thursday, September 19, 2019
EXTRA! EXTRA! Liz Steinglass and SOCCERVERSE
It's time for another installment of my "EXTRA! EXTRA!" series. I love this "extra" glimpse into books of poetry ...
Thursday, September 12, 2019
EXTRA! EXTRA! Cynthia Grady and I LAY MY STITCHES DOWN
It's time for another installment of my "Extra! Extra!" feature. This time poet Cynthia Grady is sharing a poem that did NOT ...
Thursday, September 05, 2019
The Poetry Friday Party is Here!
Janet (Wong) and I are excited to host Poetry Friday today! As kids and teachers and librarians head back to school, we wish everyone a wo...
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