A best-selling, illustrated poetry anthology for preschoolers--first published in 1986--contains more than two hundred poems by well-known contemporary poets touching on all of the elements of children's lives. Reissue.
A collection of more than 200 short poems specially selected for young children. Selections include "Covers" by Nikki Giovanni, "Little Seeds" by Else Holmelund Minarik, "Winter Sweetness" by Langston Hughes, and "The More it Snows" by A.A. Milne, as well as a number of verses written by anonymous poets. Color illustrations accompany the text.