Annotations for Random House Book of Poetry for Children


Baker & Taylor
A wide-ranging illustrated anthology of traditional and contemporary poems groups works around such themes as nature, seasons, the city, animals, holidays, and the supernatural

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Baker & Taylor
More than 550 poems by American, English, and anonymous authors.

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Random House, Inc.
Illus. in color and full color. "A generous collection with a distinctly upbeat tone, this gives a taste of the best poets writing for children over the last several decades. Lobel's drawings imbue the whole with action and graphic images as inventive as the verse. Successfully geared to meet home, school, and library needs."--(starred) Booklist.

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