Friday, May 1, 2009

Bibliography for Poetry Break Resources


Florian, Douglas. 1994. "The caterpillar." Beast feast: Poems and paintings. San Diego, CA: Voyager Books. 34.
Gottfried, Maya. 2005. Good dog. Robert Rahway Zakanitch, painter. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.
Greenfield, Eloise. 1986. “Way down in the music.” An anthology of black literature. Dorothy S. Strickland, ed. New York: Bantum Books. 3.
Grimes, Nikki. 2002. Bronx masquerade. New York: Dial Books. 27.
Hemphill, Stephanie. 2007. Your own, Sylvia: A verse portrait of Sylvia Plath. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 2, 114, 247.
Hopkins, Lee Bennett. 1986. The sea is calling me. Walter Gaffney-Kessell, illus. San Diego, CA: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. 6-9, 12-16, 26, 30.
Jacinto, Antonio. 1992. "The rhythm of the tomtom." This same sky: A collection of poems from around the world. Naomi Shihab Nye, selector. Don Burness, trans. New York: Four Winds Press. 163.
Janeczko, Paul B. 2001. Dirty laundry pile: Poems in different voices. Melissa Sweet, illus. U.S.: HarperCollinsPublishers.
Kuskin, Karen. 1980. Moments: Poems about the seasons. Lee Bennett Hopkins, selector. Michael Hague, illus. NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. 38.
Livingston, Myra Cohn. 1982. “Poor.” Knock at a star: A child’s introduction to poetry. X. J. and Dorothy M. Kennedy, eds. Karen Ann Weinhaus, illus. Boston: Little, Brown and Company. 23.
Myers, Walter Dean. 2006. Jazz. Christopher Myers, illus. New York: Holiday House.
Ramon, Angel. 1999. “Things I would miss about the desert”. When the rain sings: Poems by young native Americans. National Museum of the American Indian. Smithsonian Institution. 43.
Smith, Hope Anita. 2003. The way the door closes. Shane W. Evans, illus. NY: Henry Holt and Company. 33.
Sones, Sonya. 2006. What my mother doesn’t know. New York: Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers.
__ __ 2007. What my girlfriend doesn’t know. New York: Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers.
Viorst, Judith. 1981. If I were in charge of the world and other worries: Poems for children and their parents. Lynne Cherry, illus. NY: Aladdin Books. 36-37.
Volavkova, Hana. 1993. . . . I never saw another butterfly . . .: Children’s drawings and poems from Terezin concentration camp, 1942 - 1944. New York: Schocken Books.
Yolen, Jane. 2009. A mirror to nature: Poems about reflection. Jason Stemple, photographs. Honesdale, PA: Wordsong. 14.