A Poem Just For You!

Here are some poems to brighten your day,

To help you find the words you might want to say.

Enjoy a chuckle, a laugh or two,

Provided is a list of digital poetry books available to you!

 

Dozens of dogs and their owners meet and greet one another in this poetry collection that includes one poem for each of 38 different dog breeds.The canine subjects range from tiny lap dogs to popular choices for family pets as well as working dogs such as a German shepherd serving as a police dog.

Shares humorous poems about such subjects as disco baths, sneaky sisters, nose hairs, and wanting a dog.

A shy girl celebrates winter's end by writing a poem to a tree and is surprised when the tree writes back.

An illustrated collection of comically irreverent rhyming poems for readers of all ages, ranging in topic from avocados and anacondas to zombies and zebras (dressed like ghosts).

Told in rhyming text, a child approaches a school assignment by exploring the collections of family members and friends and embarking on a personal quest to develop a collection.

Organized as a dictionary, entries in this book for middle-grade readers present words related to creating a better, more inclusive world. Each word is explored via a poem, a quote from an inspiring person, and a short personal anecdote from one of the co-authors, a prompt for how to translate the word into action, and an illustration.

Irene Latham, who is white, and Charles Waters, who is black, present paired poems about topics including family dinners, sports, recess, and much more. This relatable collection explores different experiences of race in America.

From school to family to friends, Judith Viorst takes us on a tour of feelings of all kinds in this thoughtful, funny, and charming collection of poetry that's perfect for young readers just learning to sort out their own emotions.

Sweet poems about animals sharing love for each other.

Thirteen witty and wacky poems pose riddles that challenge readers to "Name That Book." With a glass slipper here and a spiderweb there, Lynn Munsinger's adorable illustrations lead young readers to the solutions.

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