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The Resource A family of poems : my favorite poetry for children, [selected by] Caroline Kennedy ; paintings by Jon J Muth

A family of poems : my favorite poetry for children, [selected by] Caroline Kennedy ; paintings by Jon J Muth

Label
A family of poems : my favorite poetry for children
Title
A family of poems
Title remainder
my favorite poetry for children
Statement of responsibility
[selected by] Caroline Kennedy ; paintings by Jon J Muth
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of poems celebrating poetry's ability to connect us like family
Summary
An anthology of poems celebrating poetry's ability to connect us like family
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
138720
Cataloging source
BKX
Dewey number
808.810083
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6109.97
LC item number
.F36 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my favorite poetry for children
Label
A family of poems : my favorite poetry for children, [selected by] Caroline Kennedy ; paintings by Jon J Muth
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0912/2006277245-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Ten poems appear twice, first in the body of the book in English, and then in the back in their original language
  • Includes index
Contents
  • This is just to say
  • William Carlos Williams
  • To P.J. (2 yrs. old who sed write a poem for me in Portland, Oregon)
  • Sonia Sanchez
  • The reason I like chocolate
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • Michael is afraid of the storm
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • "Hope" is the thing with feathers
  • Emily Dickinson
  • About me.
  • I may, I might, I must
  • Marianne Moore
  • The Lake Isle of Innisfree
  • William Butler Yeats
  • Has my heart gone to sleep?
  • Antonio Machado
  • The road not taken
  • Robert Frost
  • Psalm 23 : 1-6
  • Holy Bible
  • The early morning
  • Hilaire Belloc
  • Me
  • Walter de la Mare
  • First fig
  • Second fig
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay
  • Anonymous
  • Happiness
  • A.A. Milne
  • "Amelia mixed the mustard"
  • A.E. Housman
  • Careless Willie
  • anonymous
  • To a fellow poet
  • Joseph Brodsky
  • Daddy fell into the pond
  • That's so silly!
  • Alfred Noyes
  • The people upstairs
  • Ogden Nash
  • from Falling in love is like owning a dog
  • Taylor Mali
  • Today is very boring
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • The emperor of ice-cream
  • Wallace Stevens
  • Some opposites
  • There was an old man of West Dumpet
  • Richard Wilbur
  • Edward Lear
  • There was an old man of Blackheath
  • anonymous
  • The little man who wasn't there
  • William Hughes Mearns
  • Moses
  • Ogden Nash
  • The sloth
  • Theodore Roethke
  • Peacockfeather
  • Rainer Maria Rilke
  • Ode to the goose
  • Luo Binwang
  • Mr. Mistoffelees
  • T.S. Elliot
  • An old silent pond
  • Animals.
  • Farewell! Like a bee
  • Basho
  • The frog
  • Hilaire Belloc
  • The little turtle
  • Vachel Lindsay
  • Little Trotty Wagtail
  • John Clare
  • "Hurt no living thing"
  • Christina Rossetti
  • Epigram : engraved on the collar of a dog
  • The last word of a bluebird as told to a child
  • Robert Frost
  • Saint Francis and the sow
  • Galway Kinnell
  • The crocodile
  • Lewis Carroll
  • The tyger
  • William Blake
  • Hunting-song of the Seeonee Pack
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • Alexander Pope
  • Buffalo dusk
  • Carl Sandburg
  • Elephant
  • anonymous
  • The eagle
  • Alfred, Lord Tennyson
  • Roger the dog
  • Ted Hughes
  • The song of the mischievous dog
  • Dylan Thomas
  • The porcupine
  • Robert Browning
  • The pasture
  • Robert Frost
  • The daffodils
  • William Wordsworth
  • Ariel's song
  • William Shakespeare
  • The rose family
  • Robert Frost
  • "And what is so rare as a day in June?"
  • The seasons.
  • James Russell Lowell
  • "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?"
  • William Shakespeare
  • Who has seen the wind?
  • Christina Rossetti
  • These are the days when birds come back
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Thoughts
  • Jacqueline Bouvier
  • Something told the wild geese
  • Ecclesiastes 3 : 1-8
  • Rachel Field
  • from Ode to a pair of socks
  • Pablo Neruda
  • Snow in the suburbs
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
  • Robert Frost
  • A visit from St. Nicholas
  • Clement Clarke Moore
  • little tree
  • Holy Bible
  • E.E. Cummings
  • Iroquois prayer
  • Anonymous
  • April rain song
  • Langston Hughes
  • in just-
  • E.E. Cummings
  • Pippa's song
  • William Shakespeare
  • The octopus
  • Ogden Nash
  • The mock turtle's song
  • Lewis Carroll
  • A jelly-fish
  • Marianne Moore
  • Seashell
  • Federico García Lorca
  • The fish
  • The seashore.
  • Elizabeth Bishop
  • Sea-fever
  • John Masefield
  • Sea joy
  • Jacqueline Bouvier
  • maggie and milly and molly and may
  • E.E. Cummings
  • Sea shell
  • Amy Lowell
  • "Full fathom five" from The Tempest, Act I, sc.i
  • Edward Lear
  • Good hotdogs
  • Sandra Cisneros
  • The red wheelbarrow
  • William Carlos Williams
  • Afternoon on a hill
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay
  • Goblin feet
  • J.R.R. Tolkien
  • The song of wandering Aengus
  • Adventure.
  • William Butler Yeats
  • Scaffolding
  • Seamus Heaney
  • from Song of the open road
  • Walt Whitman
  • The rider
  • Naomi Shihab Nye
  • "Do not be afraid of no"
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • When I heard the learn'd astronomer
  • The swing
  • Walt Whitman
  • Harlem night song
  • Langston Hughes
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • This is the key
  • anonymous
  • A fairy in armor
  • Joseph Rodman Drake
  • The owl and the pussy-cat
  • Gabriela Mistral
  • from The bed book
  • Sylvia Plath
  • The Plumpuppets
  • Christopher Morley
  • Dream variations
  • Langston Hughes
  • The moon
  • Jorge Luis Borges
  • from Imagine angels
  • Bedtime.
  • Guillaume Apollinaire
  • Keep a poem in your pocket
  • Beatrice Schenk de Regniers
  • The house was quiet and the world was calm
  • Wallace Stevens
  • Bed in summer
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • "Sweet and low"
  • Alfred, Lord Tennyson
  • Silver
  • Walter de la Mare
  • If you'll only go to sleep
Control code
2493980
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
143 p.
Isbn
9780786851119
Lccn
2006277245
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61409676
  • (OCoLC)61409676
Label
A family of poems : my favorite poetry for children, [selected by] Caroline Kennedy ; paintings by Jon J Muth
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0912/2006277245-d.html
Publication
Note
  • Ten poems appear twice, first in the body of the book in English, and then in the back in their original language
  • Includes index
Contents
  • This is just to say
  • William Carlos Williams
  • To P.J. (2 yrs. old who sed write a poem for me in Portland, Oregon)
  • Sonia Sanchez
  • The reason I like chocolate
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • Michael is afraid of the storm
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • "Hope" is the thing with feathers
  • Emily Dickinson
  • About me.
  • I may, I might, I must
  • Marianne Moore
  • The Lake Isle of Innisfree
  • William Butler Yeats
  • Has my heart gone to sleep?
  • Antonio Machado
  • The road not taken
  • Robert Frost
  • Psalm 23 : 1-6
  • Holy Bible
  • The early morning
  • Hilaire Belloc
  • Me
  • Walter de la Mare
  • First fig
  • Second fig
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay
  • Anonymous
  • Happiness
  • A.A. Milne
  • "Amelia mixed the mustard"
  • A.E. Housman
  • Careless Willie
  • anonymous
  • To a fellow poet
  • Joseph Brodsky
  • Daddy fell into the pond
  • That's so silly!
  • Alfred Noyes
  • The people upstairs
  • Ogden Nash
  • from Falling in love is like owning a dog
  • Taylor Mali
  • Today is very boring
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • The emperor of ice-cream
  • Wallace Stevens
  • Some opposites
  • There was an old man of West Dumpet
  • Richard Wilbur
  • Edward Lear
  • There was an old man of Blackheath
  • anonymous
  • The little man who wasn't there
  • William Hughes Mearns
  • Moses
  • Ogden Nash
  • The sloth
  • Theodore Roethke
  • Peacockfeather
  • Rainer Maria Rilke
  • Ode to the goose
  • Luo Binwang
  • Mr. Mistoffelees
  • T.S. Elliot
  • An old silent pond
  • Animals.
  • Farewell! Like a bee
  • Basho
  • The frog
  • Hilaire Belloc
  • The little turtle
  • Vachel Lindsay
  • Little Trotty Wagtail
  • John Clare
  • "Hurt no living thing"
  • Christina Rossetti
  • Epigram : engraved on the collar of a dog
  • The last word of a bluebird as told to a child
  • Robert Frost
  • Saint Francis and the sow
  • Galway Kinnell
  • The crocodile
  • Lewis Carroll
  • The tyger
  • William Blake
  • Hunting-song of the Seeonee Pack
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • Alexander Pope
  • Buffalo dusk
  • Carl Sandburg
  • Elephant
  • anonymous
  • The eagle
  • Alfred, Lord Tennyson
  • Roger the dog
  • Ted Hughes
  • The song of the mischievous dog
  • Dylan Thomas
  • The porcupine
  • Robert Browning
  • The pasture
  • Robert Frost
  • The daffodils
  • William Wordsworth
  • Ariel's song
  • William Shakespeare
  • The rose family
  • Robert Frost
  • "And what is so rare as a day in June?"
  • The seasons.
  • James Russell Lowell
  • "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?"
  • William Shakespeare
  • Who has seen the wind?
  • Christina Rossetti
  • These are the days when birds come back
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Thoughts
  • Jacqueline Bouvier
  • Something told the wild geese
  • Ecclesiastes 3 : 1-8
  • Rachel Field
  • from Ode to a pair of socks
  • Pablo Neruda
  • Snow in the suburbs
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
  • Robert Frost
  • A visit from St. Nicholas
  • Clement Clarke Moore
  • little tree
  • Holy Bible
  • E.E. Cummings
  • Iroquois prayer
  • Anonymous
  • April rain song
  • Langston Hughes
  • in just-
  • E.E. Cummings
  • Pippa's song
  • William Shakespeare
  • The octopus
  • Ogden Nash
  • The mock turtle's song
  • Lewis Carroll
  • A jelly-fish
  • Marianne Moore
  • Seashell
  • Federico García Lorca
  • The fish
  • The seashore.
  • Elizabeth Bishop
  • Sea-fever
  • John Masefield
  • Sea joy
  • Jacqueline Bouvier
  • maggie and milly and molly and may
  • E.E. Cummings
  • Sea shell
  • Amy Lowell
  • "Full fathom five" from The Tempest, Act I, sc.i
  • Edward Lear
  • Good hotdogs
  • Sandra Cisneros
  • The red wheelbarrow
  • William Carlos Williams
  • Afternoon on a hill
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay
  • Goblin feet
  • J.R.R. Tolkien
  • The song of wandering Aengus
  • Adventure.
  • William Butler Yeats
  • Scaffolding
  • Seamus Heaney
  • from Song of the open road
  • Walt Whitman
  • The rider
  • Naomi Shihab Nye
  • "Do not be afraid of no"
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • When I heard the learn'd astronomer
  • The swing
  • Walt Whitman
  • Harlem night song
  • Langston Hughes
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • This is the key
  • anonymous
  • A fairy in armor
  • Joseph Rodman Drake
  • The owl and the pussy-cat
  • Gabriela Mistral
  • from The bed book
  • Sylvia Plath
  • The Plumpuppets
  • Christopher Morley
  • Dream variations
  • Langston Hughes
  • The moon
  • Jorge Luis Borges
  • from Imagine angels
  • Bedtime.
  • Guillaume Apollinaire
  • Keep a poem in your pocket
  • Beatrice Schenk de Regniers
  • The house was quiet and the world was calm
  • Wallace Stevens
  • Bed in summer
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • "Sweet and low"
  • Alfred, Lord Tennyson
  • Silver
  • Walter de la Mare
  • If you'll only go to sleep
Control code
2493980
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
143 p.
Isbn
9780786851119
Lccn
2006277245
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61409676
  • (OCoLC)61409676

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