The Resource The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry, edited by Bill Martin Jr., with Michael Sampson ; foreword by Eric Carle ; afterword by Steven Kellogg

The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry, edited by Bill Martin Jr., with Michael Sampson ; foreword by Eric Carle ; afterword by Steven Kellogg

Label
The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry
Title
The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bill Martin Jr., with Michael Sampson ; foreword by Eric Carle ; afterword by Steven Kellogg
Title variation
Big book of poetry
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The definitive anthology of children's poetry with beautiful illustrations
Title
The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry
Contributor
Summary
A treasury of more than two hundred poems includes classics as well as contemporary works, and features original illustrations from award-winning artists such as Dan Yaccarino, Nancy Tafuri, Chris Raschka, Ashley Bryan, and Lois Ehlert
Subject
Genre
Award
Beehive Children's Poetry Book Award (Utah), 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
294720
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
808.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages: 4-8
LC call number
PS586.3
LC item number
.B55 2008
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
Target audience
preschool
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
edited by Bill Martin Jr. ; with Michael Sampson ; foreword by Eric Carle ; afterword by Steven Kellogg
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Big book of poetry
The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry, edited by Bill Martin Jr., with Michael Sampson ; foreword by Eric Carle ; afterword by Steven Kellogg
Label
The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry, edited by Bill Martin Jr., with Michael Sampson ; foreword by Eric Carle ; afterword by Steven Kellogg
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Aileen L. Fisher
  • Subways are people
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins
  • Climbing
  • Aileen L. Fisher
  • In the woods
  • Margaret Wise Brown
  • Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • Child of the sun
  • Lillian M. Fisher
  • The wolf
  • Postman's song
  • Margaret Wise Brown
  • The park
  • James S. Tippett
  • So many nights
  • Margaret Wise Brown
  • Manhattan lullaby
  • Rachel Field
  • Once upon a time
  • Bill Martin Jr and Michael Sampson
  • Georgia Roberta Durston
  • School time:
  • First day of school
  • Aileen L. Fisher
  • Pick me, please
  • Kalli Dakos
  • SOS
  • Beverly McLoughland
  • Take a number
  • Mary O'Neill
  • I brought a worm
  • A bird came down the walk
  • Kalli Dakos
  • Ten little caterpillars
  • Bill Martin Jr
  • Word builder
  • Ann Whitford Paul
  • Under the microscope
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins
  • Poor substitute
  • Kalli Dakos
  • Me and my feelings:
  • Emily Dickinson
  • The swing
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • I've got an itch
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • Papa says
  • Libby Stopple
  • This tooth
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins
  • Bursting
  • Dorothy Aldis
  • Baby chick
  • My shadow
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • I am running in a circle
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • Tiptoe
  • Karla Kushkin
  • My dog
  • Marchette Chute
  • Vacation
  • Mary Ann Hoberman
  • Aileen L. Fisher
  • Kick a little stone
  • Dorothy Aldis
  • I keep three wishes ready
  • Annette Wynne
  • The dark
  • Myra Cohn Livingston
  • Bed in summer
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • If I were in charge of the world
  • Judith Viorst
  • A kitten
  • Painting the gate
  • May Swenson
  • My star
  • Myra Cohn Livingston
  • Dreamer
  • Langston Hughes
  • Family and home:
  • Grandpa's stories
  • Langston Hughes
  • in daddy's arms
  • Eleanor Farjeon
  • Folami Abiade
  • Promises
  • David A. Anderson
  • A social mixer
  • X.J. Kennedy
  • My little sister
  • William Wise
  • Some things don't make any sense at all
  • Judith Viorst
  • I love you little
  • Crocodile
  • Anonymous
  • Food for me:
  • On eating porridge made of peas
  • Louis Phillips
  • I eat my peas with honey
  • Anonymous
  • Speak clearly
  • Martin Gardner
  • Let there be pizza on earth
  • David Canzoneri and Bill Martin Jr
  • The pasture
  • Anonymous
  • Mummy slept late and Daddy fixed breakfast
  • John Ciardi
  • Oodles of noodles
  • Lucia and James L. Hymes, Jr.
  • Herbert Glerbett
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • O sliver of liver
  • Myra Cohn Livingston
  • Beans, beans, beans
  • Lucia and James L. Hymes, Jr.
  • Foxes
  • Nonsense:
  • Norman Norton's nostrils
  • Colin West
  • Kitty caught a caterpillar
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • Snail's pace
  • Aileen L. Fisher
  • Dickery Dean
  • Dennis Lee
  • Crooked man
  • Mary Ann Hoberman
  • Mother Goose
  • A mouse in her room
  • Anonymous
  • Tombstone
  • Lucia and James L. Hymes, Jr.
  • Eat-it-all Elaine
  • Kaye Starbird
  • The folk who live in Backward Town
  • Mary Ann Hoberman
  • Mother Goose:
  • The woodpecker
  • Old Mother Hubbard
  • Adapted by Bill Martin Jr and Michael Sampson
  • Knock on the door
  • Mother Goose
  • Wee Willie Winkie
  • Mother Goose
  • Hey diddle, diddle
  • Mother Goose
  • Jack be nimble
  • Mother Goose
  • Elizabeth Maddox Roberts
  • King Cole
  • Mother Goose
  • Star light
  • Mother Goose
  • Little Bo-Peep
  • Mother Goose
  • Little Boy Blue
  • Mother Goose
  • Black sheep
  • Mother Goose
  • World of nature:
  • Song of sixpence
  • Mother Goose
  • My brother was a fisherman
  • Mother Goose
  • Hickory, dickory, dock
  • Mother Goose
  • The tuft of flowers
  • Robert Frost
  • Weather
  • Anonymous
  • Clouds
  • Christina G. Rossetti
  • Robert Frost
  • Who has seen the wind?
  • Christina G. Rossetti
  • The muddy puddle
  • Dennis Lee
  • Fog
  • Carl Sandburg
  • Spring rain
  • Marchette Chute
  • The rainbow
  • Christina G. Rossetti
  • Animals:
  • What is pink?
  • Christina G. Rossetti
  • Open house
  • Aileen L. Fisher
  • The little rose tree
  • Rachel Field
  • Afternoon on a hill
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay
  • Metaphor
  • Eve Merriam
  • Something told the wild geese
  • Eyes in the night
  • Margaret Wise Brown
  • Sleeping outdoors
  • Marchette Chute
  • The star
  • Jane Taylor
  • Until we built a cabin
  • Aileen L. Fisher
  • Wise
  • Aileen L. Fisher
  • Rachel Field
  • Taking turns
  • Norma Farber
  • To look at any thing
  • John Moffitt
  • Hurt no living thing
  • Christina G. Rossetti
  • Around the year:
  • The months
  • Anonymous
  • New Year's Day
  • Mice
  • Rachel Field
  • To my Valentine
  • Anonymous
  • March winds and April showers
  • Mother Goose
  • April rain song
  • Langston Hughes
  • Green grass & dandelions
  • Margaret Wise Brown
  • Autumn
  • Rose Fyleman
  • Emily Dickinson
  • October
  • Robert Frost
  • The last word of a bluebird
  • Robert Frost
  • I heard a bird sing
  • Oliver Herford
  • Thanksgiving day
  • L. Maria Child
  • Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
  • Caterpillars
  • Robert Frost
  • Happy Hanukkah!
  • Eva Grant
  • Christmas song
  • Margaret Wise Brown
  • People and places:
  • City song
  • Bill Martin Jr and Michael Sampson
  • Skyscraper
  • Dennis Lee
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9781416939719
Lccn
2008274861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
m
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn213303938
  • (OCoLC)213303938

Library Locations

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