Poetry Books for Teatime
We share poetry titles on our Poetry Teatime website and Pinterest board. Suggested books often come from the featured teatimes of Brave Writer families. Below are the titles we highlighted during 2016. Enjoy!
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Echo, Echo: Reverso Poems About Greek Myths by Marilyn Singer
Revolting Rhymes by Roald Dahl
Fold Me a Poem by Kristine O’Connell George
Around the World on Eighty Legs: Animal Poems by Amy Gibson
Poems in the Attic by Nikki Grimes
Surprises by Lee Bennett Hopkins
Zoo of Emotions by Teneisha Jones
Mary Had A Little Jam: And Other Silly Rhymes by Bruce Lansky
Sea Star Wishes by Eric Ode
For Laughing Out Loud: Poems to Tickle Your Funnybone by Jack Prelutsky
Pizza, Pigs, and Poetry: How to Write a Poem by Jack Prelutsky
Truckery Rhymes by Jon Scieszka
I’m Nobody Who Are You? Poems of Emily Dickinson for Young People edited by Rex Schneider
Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold by Joyce Sidman
Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night by Joyce Sidman
Every Day Birds by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater
Grumbles from the Forest: Fairy-Tale Voices with a Twist by Jane Yolen
Home Grown House by Janet Wong
The Poetry of Science: The Poetry Friday Anthology for Science for Kids edited by Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong
National Geographic’s Book of Nature Poetry
A Child’s Introduction to Poetry: Listen While You Learn about the Magic Words That Have Moved Mountains, Won Battles and Made Us Laugh and Cry by Michael Driscoll
For more poetry book suggestions
see our lists for 2015 and 2014.
Don’t forget about our Poetry Anthology: Poetry Teatime Companion!
We designed it with Poetry Teatime in mind.
Image by Poetry Teatime mom Kathleen