Here is a classic, illustrated edition of one of the best loved poetry collections in the world. Lavishly illustrated with more than 100 pictures by the most distinguished children's book artists of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, this edition of "A Child's Garden of Verses" conta..
So you may see, if you will look Through the windows of this book, Another child, far, far away, First published in 1885, A Child's Garden of Verses is one of the best-loved classic poetry books for children ever written. The world-famous illustrator Michael Foreman complements these classic and ..
Inspired by William Blake' s`` Songs of Innocence`` and ``Songs of Experience, ``this delightful collection of poetry for children brings to life Blake' s imaginary inn and its unusual guests. NUME CARTE: A Visit to William Blake's Inn, HardcoverISBN: 0812404661PRET EDITURA: 77.99AUTOR(i): Nancy Wil..
Celebrate Christmas with the joyous poetry of the incomparable Maya Angelou. Angelou s beautiful, moving, and beloved poem, which she first read at the 2005 White House tree-lighting ceremony, now comes alive as a fully illustrated children s book, celebrating the promise of peace in the holiday sea..
When you're in the world of Jack Prelutsky, anything can happen. Ogres run wild, dragons sing, and baby uggs hatch. . . . Frogs wear red suspenders in a rainstorm of pigs and noodles. . . . Scranimals gallivant under a pizza the size of the sun. . . . Even the new kid on the block can see that the n..
I breathe slowly in, I breathe slowly out. My breath is a river of peace. I am here in the world. Each moment I can breathe and be. Hear thunder crash, feel your toes touch sand, and watch leaves drift softly away on a quiet stream. The simple poems in Breathe and Be help children learn mindfulness..
The beloved and award-winning novel now available in a new format with a great new cover When Wesley Boone writes a poem for his high school English class, some of his classmates clamor to read their poems aloud too. Soon they're having weekly poetry sessions and, one by one, the eighteen students ..
Naughty children were never funnier than the young rowdies of these Cautionary Tales. In rhyming couplets, accompanied by hilarious drawings, a celebrated wit recounts the perilous consequences of telling lies, slamming doors, and playing with guns. Bad Child's Book of Beasts, an illustrated A-to-Z..
A journey can lead east and west, from north to south, up, down, over, under, in between, and next to.A journey can last a minute, an hour, a year, a month, a lifetime.A journey might be slow or fast or both. A journey might be shining. One journey could remind you of another one. Are you sliding? S..
The sequel to Rumble in the Jungle, this delightful collection of poems includes fun rhymes about creatures who live in and around the ocean. NUME CARTE: Commotion in the Ocean, HardcoverISBN: 1589250001PRET EDITURA: 69.99AUTOR(i): Giles AndreaeEDITURA: Tiger TalesCOPERTA: CartonataDATA APARITIEI: F..
A joyful, poetic celebration of kindergarten and first grade Poet Kay Winters has written a book of zippy poems centering on the triumphs and trials of those first school years. This cheery collection covers an astonishing range of activities from the anticipated--dashing to the bus and science clas..
In his bestselling picture book Dirt on My Shirt, Jeff Foxworthy warmed the hearts of kids both big and little. Now, in this I Can Read edition, poems have been hand selected for beginning readers to enjoy. From meeting Auntie Brooke and Uncle Keith to searching for tadpoles and snakes, young reader..
What if your favorite dinosaurs could sing and play like you? Find out in these delightfully dizzy poems NUME CARTE: Dizzy Dinosaurs: Silly Dino Poems, PaperbackISBN: 006135841XPRET EDITURA: 16.99AUTOR(i): Lee Bennett HopkinsEDITURA: HarperTorchCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Februarie 2011DATA PUB..
Rocks, fossils, earthquakes.Seventeen short syllables?Earth Science haiku In a stunning combination of haiku and impressionistic (but accurate) art, this one-of-a-kind book encourages readers to think playfully about our planet and its wondrous processes. Sibert Medal-winning author Sally M. Walker..
See the beauty and magic of the everyday world through the eyes of Emily Dickinson, one of America's best-loved and most renowned poets. Flowers, birds, sunrises, sunsets, the moon, and even her own existence take on surprising meanings and colorful illustrations accompany more than thirty-five of h..
Superb treasury of time-honored poetic gems includes Lewis Carroll's ``The Walrus and the Carpenter,`` Edward Lear's ``The Owl and the Pussy-Cat,`` Eugene Field's ``Wynken, Blynken and Nod,`` Emily Dickinson's ``I'm Nobody Who are you?,`` Robert Louis Stevenson's ``The Swing,`` many more. Printed i..
Based on a bedtime game author/illustrator Lulu Delacre played with her young daughters, How Far Do You Love Me? is an -I love you- book with a twist. With every expression of love, readers visit one of thirteen different locations around the world, each a beautifully illustrated scene of adults and..
A School Library Journal Best Book of the YearA Booklist Editor's Choice Rich in imagery and detail, this exquisitely rendered picture book introduces readers to one of America's favorite classic poems, ``The Song of Hiawatha`` by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Illustrated by Susan Jeffers, the Caldeco..
Titles include I Look Pretty, Fun, Riding on the Train, Harriet Tubman, and By Myself. NUME CARTE: Honey, I Love and Other Poems, HardcoverISBN: 081244552XPRET EDITURA: 77.99AUTOR(i): Eloise GreenfieldEDITURA: Perfection LearningCOPERTA: CartonataDATA APARITIEI: Mai 1986DATA PUBLICARE: 1986FORMAT: 1..
In this intergenerational collection of poetry by new and established African American writers, fatherhood is celebrated with honor, humor, and grace. Folami Abiade, Dinah Johnson, Carole Boston Weatherford, Dakari Hru, Michael Burgess, E. Ethelbert Miller, Lenard D. Moore, David Anderson, Angela Jo..
Intended for ages 6 to 12 years, this book of poems features the funniest bugs on the planet. From the praying mantis to chiggers to millipedes, it shows kids that the weird and wacky bugs are the most fun. It illustrates the dung beetle in a tuxedo and with formal serving tray. NUME CARTE: Insect S..
Christmas is coming And from choosing the perfect tree, to receiving a gift of underwear from a relative, to seeing Santas everywhere you look, these twelve easy-to-read poems treat readers to a funny and festive look at favorite holiday traditions.This merry collection of Christmas verse by Childr..
Thirteen poems to spice up the holiday that ghouls and ghosts love most. ``Prelutsky's Nightmares tamed for beginning readers. They're catchy at the most rudimentary level.``--Kirkus Reviews. NUME CARTE: It's Halloween, PaperbackISBN: 068814733XPRET EDITURA: 28.99AUTOR(i): Jack PrelutskyEDITURA: Gre..
From the Newbery Medal-winning author of Seedfolks, Paul Fleischman, Joyful Noise is a collection of irresistible poems that celebrates the insect world.Funny, sad, loud, and quiet, each of these poems resounds with a booming, boisterous, joyful noise. The poems resound with the pulse of the cicada ..
Finalist for the National Book Award When Lonnie was seven years old, his parents died in a fire. Now he's eleven, and he still misses them terribly. And he misses his little sister, Lili, who was put into a different foster home because "not a lot of people want boys-not foster boys that ain't babi..
What if there was a purple planet with purple people on it? Sheree Fitch answers that question with a zany tongue-twister of a poem featuring Mabel Murple, a daredevil who rides a purple motorbike through purple puddles, skis on purple snow, and on her pancakes pours--you guessed it --purple maple s..
In My America, Lee Bennett Hopkins weaves together fifty poems -- grouped by geographic region -- to create a remarkable portrait of the United States. Here is America in all its stunning variety, from the dramatic seacoast of the Northeast and the rippling cornfields of the Plains States to the sh..
From acclaimed poet Jack Prelutsky and illustrator Yossi Abolafia, My Parents Think I'm Sleeping is the perfect book to get young readers excited about bedtime. This Level 3 I Can Read book is a funny collection of poems about a boy who should be sleeping, but manages to find more than just storyboo..
There was an Old Man in a tree, Who was horribly bored by a Bee;When they said, ``Does it buzz?`` He replied, ``Yes, it does It's a regular brute of a Bee.``Generations of children and adults have delighted in the whimsical poems of Edward Lear (1812-88). And, despite his achievements as a noted Eng..
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..
There's a poem to celebrate every moment in life-whether it's hitting a home run, watching a sunset, or laughing with your best friend. A poem is a gift of the heart that can inspire, reassure, or challenge us. Memorize it-share it-it's yours forever. In this diverse collection, a companion to her N..
Professor and scholar Kate Benzel has carefully chosen 35 poems of interest to children and their families. Carl Sandburg divides the poems into poems about people, and poems about people. You'll find classics including ``Young Bullfrogs,`` ``Shenandoah,`` ``Jazz Fantasia,`` ``Fog,`` and 31 more of ..
A collection to be read, experienced, and treasured. Whether capturing a cold New England winter's evening, or the beauty of an old, abandoned house, four-time Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Robert Frost left an indelible mark on our consciousness. This stunning celebration of his best-loved work inclu..
Carefully chosen for kids, 35 illustrated poems are presented and explained by New York University professor Karen Karbenier, PhD, a Whitman expert. Walt Whitman includes enlightening commentary for each poem, definitions of key words, and a foreword by the expert. Vibrant illustrations invigorate t..
Richard Scarry introduces toddlers to the nursery rhymes of Mother Goose Featuring his unmistakable art (now restored to its original glory) and fifty of Mother Goose's most beloved rhymes, Scarry's timeless collection, now celebrating its fiftieth anniversary, is a must-have for readers of all age..
It is hard to believe that Cincinnati Patty, Justin Austin, Pennington Poe, and the little pink pig in Arkansas have not been chanted and sung about by children for generations. But it is not hard to believe that they Will be chanted and sung about for generations to come Jack Prelutsky and Garth W..
Part of the 'Poetry for Young People' series, this book features 25 poems that introduce Robert Frost to young people. NUME CARTE: Robert Frost, PaperbackISBN: 1402754752PRET EDITURA: 28.99AUTOR(i): Gary D. SchmidtEDITURA: SterlingCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Martie 2008DATA PUBLICARE: 2008FORMAT..
Something big is right here It is this book of wonderful, funny new poems by lack Prelutsky. If you've read The New Kid on the Block, you have some idea of the treat ahead. And if you haven't, all you have to do is start reading Here are four vain and ancient tortoises, a rat of culture, Super Sams..
``Dream Variation,`` one of Langston Hughes's most celebrated poems, about the dream of a world free of discrimination and racial prejudice, is now a picture book stunningly illustrated by Daniel Miyares, the acclaimed creator of Float. To fling my arms wide In some place of the sun, To whirl and t..
In this stirring anthology of sixty poems from the Middle East, honored anthologist Naomi Shihab Nye welcomes us to this lush, vivid world and beckons us to explore. Eloquent pieces from Palestine, Israel, Egypt, Iraq, and elsewhere open windows into the hearts and souls of people we usually meet on..
The newest title in Natasha Wing's bestselling Night Before series It's the night before New Year?s, and the whole family is determined to stay up until midnight Everyone's stocked up on sparkly streamers and festive party hats, but after a night filled with card games and too many cupcakes, the l..
Quiet . . .like a quilt on a feather bed . . .and frost on the window . . .we write our names knowing . . .the sun will melt them offBut the sun is so quiet . . .that we don't carewe smile--from Connie by Nikki GiovanniThe quiet and noisy, wintery and sometimes sunny poems in The Sun Is So Quiet wil..
Simple Simon, Little Miss Muffet, Humpty Dumpty, and all the Mother Goose favorites are here in this timeless collection. With fifty-one lively rhymes, The Tall Book of Mother Goose is the perfect book for sharing. Ages 4+ NUME CARTE: The Tall Book of Mother Goose, HardcoverISBN: 0060543736PRET EDIT..
A poetry celebration of nature, science, the environment, and the wonder of it all, from the Children's Poet Laureate The Tree That Time Built is a moving anthology of more than 100 poems celebrating the wonders of the natural world and encouraging environmental awareness. With a focus on the outdoo..
Read never-before-published poetry about the magic, beauty, and promise of sea voyages, compiled by award-winning poet Lee Bennett Hopkins.Gorgeous illustrations surround a collection of poetry written for children about the courage, beauty, and promise of sea voyages. Compiled and edited by award-w..
For generations these classic, high-octane rhymes, songs, and tales have been passed down from truck to truck. Lucky for us, the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature has collected them all into one really big, noisy volume. From ``Peter Peter Payload Eater`` to ``Pop Blows the Diesel`` ..
African-American poetry and art take wing and soar in this collection compiled by Belinda Rochelle.With work that spans the nineteenth century through the present, this stunning collection pairs twenty poems by distinguished African-American poets with twenty works of art by acclaimed African-Americ..