Youth -- poetry

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Mother Goose Tales

Blum, Joshua, Bob Holman and Mark Pellington, United States of Poetry

Bontemps, Arna, Hold Fast to Dreams

Dakos, Kalli
Don’t Read This Book Whatever You Do: More Poems About School
If You Are Not Here Please Raise Your Hand

Dunning, Stephen, Reflections on a Gift of Watermelon Pickle and Other Modern Verse

Florian, Douglas, Laugh-eteria

Glenn, Mel, The Taking of Room 114

Katz, Bobbi, Could We Be Friends? Poems for Pals

Lansky, Bruce (ed.), Bad Case of the Giggles

Larche, Douglas W., Father Gander

Michelson, Richard, Animals That Ought to Be

Milne, A. A., Now We Are Six

Moore, Clement Clarke, Night Before Christmas

O’Neill, Mary, Hailstones and Halibut Bones

Prelutsky, Jack
A Pizza the Size of the Sun
For Laughing Out Loud: Poems to Tickle Your Funnybone
Ride a Purple Pelican
Something Big Has Been Here
The New Kid on the Block

Provensen, Alice and Martin, Animal Fair

Provost, Gary, Popcorn

Rosen, Michael, The Greatest Table

Rosenberg, Liz (ed.), The Invisible Ladder

Seabrooke, Brenda, Judy Scuppernong

Sears, Peter, Gonna Bake Me a Rainbow Poem

Silverstein, Shel
A Light in the Attic
"Sick"
"Tell Me"
Falling Up
Where the Sidewalk Ends

Stevenson, Robert Louis, A Child’s Garden of Verses

Thayer, Ernest L., Casey at the Bat

Tobias, John, "Reflections on a Gift of Watermelon Pickle…"

Wallace, Daisy (ed.), Fairy Poems

Willard, Nancy, A Visit to William Blake’s Inn

Wooldridge, Susan G., Poemcrazy

Yep, Laurence, Dragonwings