Read-Aloud Poems for Young People: An Introduction to the Magic and Excitement of Poetry

Read-Aloud Poems for Young People: An Introduction to the Magic and Excitement of Poetry

by Glorya Hale
     
 
Children of all ages can explore the wonders and pleasures of the world's best-loved poets. Read-Aloud Poems for Young People features a similar engaging presentation and format as the highly popular 101 More Read-Aloud Classics and 101 More Read-Aloud Classics.

This book introduces children to the magic and excitement of poetry. With over 400

Overview

Children of all ages can explore the wonders and pleasures of the world's best-loved poets. Read-Aloud Poems for Young People features a similar engaging presentation and format as the highly popular 101 More Read-Aloud Classics and 101 More Read-Aloud Classics.

This book introduces children to the magic and excitement of poetry. With over 400 poems arranges by subject, this collection enriches a child's repertoire and expands with the childs' growing interests. Selected from the world's best verse-they are perfect for reading aloud at bedtime, to a group of listeners, or when trying to capture a special moment. Many of the selections are enhanced with delightful, eye-catching illustrations. They are also annotated with short biographies of the poets, amusing stories about the poems, or information about the circumstances in which they were created.

Divided into eleven chapters, the book ranges from "Nature's People" to Meet the Family" to "Just Me"; it continues with love of friendship and country, clever lyrics, and poetry about children's' favorite topics-the earth and sky. Poems for pondering, storytelling, and about pretend places complete this exciting collection.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579121358
Publisher:
Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/15/2000
Pages:
384
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

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