Annotations for Here's a Little Poem : A Very First Book of Poetry


Baker & Taylor
A superb collection of more than sixty poems by a wide range of talented writers--including Langston Hughes, Gertrude Stein, Margaret Wise Brown, and A.A. Milne--highlights the moments of a toddler's world from dawn to dusk. 20,000 first printing.

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Baker & Taylor
Collects poems from the English-speaking world, including those by such notable authors as A.A. Milne, Jack Prelutsky, and Robert Louis Stevenson.

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Random House, Inc.
This exuberant celebration of poetry is an essential book for every young one's library and a gorgeous gift to be both shared and treasured.

Sit back and savor a superb collection of more than sixty poems by a wide range of talented writers, from Margaret Wise Brown to Gertrude Stein, Langston Hughes to A. A. Milne. Greeting the morning, enjoying the adventures of the day, cuddling up to a cozy bedtime -- these are poems that highlight the moments of a toddler's world from dawn to dusk. Carefully gathered by Jane Yolen and Andrew Fusek Peters and delightfully illustrated by Polly Dunbar, HERE'S A LITTLE POEM offers a comprehensive introduction to some remarkable poets, even as it captures a very young child's intense delight in the experiences and rituals of every new day.

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