“And now,” cried Max,
“let the wild rumpus start!”
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
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An audiobook of poetry for young readers. We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices. Edited by Wade Hudson and Cheryl Willis Hudson. Published by Crown Books for Young Readers in 2018. Page Count: 96 Age Range: 8-12 I agree with this age range. Those poems are aimed at children around this age to giveContinue reading “We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices”
An illustrated thematic poetry anthology. I Remember: Poems and Pictures of Heritage. Compiled by Lee Bennett Hopkins. Published by Lee & Bow Books Inc. in 2019. Page Count: 56 Age Range: 9-12 I agree with this age range. These poems are fairly text heavy. Though the poems are not extremely abstract, they feature topics aboutContinue reading “I Remember: Poems and Pictures of Heritage”
A poetry picture book. How to Read a Book. Written by Kwame Alexander. Illustrated by Melissa Sweet. Published by HarperCollins in 2019. Page Count: 32 Pages Age Range: 4-8 A 4-year-old may enjoy this book, but I am not sure if they would understand the metaphors and the abstract imagery. The pages are very colorfulContinue reading “How to Read a Book”
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