Kids Books - Poetry Books

A Light in the Attic

By Shel Silverstein
33 ratings23 reviews
  • headream100
    Really? I thought the poet did a great job on the poems. And the illustrations aren't horrible, they're realistic and fun to look at. Also I don't know how you liked the poem about the girl who wanted a pony. That's just sad. But this is just my opinion.

Inside Out and Back Again

By Thanhha Lai
62 ratings70 reviews
  • 20amckim
    20amckim5 stars
    The sweet world of Siagon has always been a calm place with a great school and ha`s very own papaya tree. When the Vietnam War reaches their home, they must leave and go to the unfreindly world of Alabama. Ha` must attend school and learn english from a wonderful neighbor. With twists and turns H...

The Lorax Pop-Up!

By Dr. Seuss
44 ratings31 reviews
  • chococolatechipcookie
    The Lorax is the best of Dr. Seuss's books. It is about a truffala tree forest and a human comes to cut down trees and makes a thneed. The Lorax tries to stop it but soon all the trees are cut down. So the Lorax send all the animals away and then he goes away too and leaves only one word: Unless....

Runny Babbit: A Billy Sook

By Shel Silverstein
2 ratings7 reviews
  • chumchum333
    I liked this book because every word is the opposite of the other. For example, Runny Babbit should be Bunny Rabbit. Almost the whole book is written like that. Hard to read but funny once you understand it.

May B.

By Caroline Starr Rose
0 ratings1 reviews
  • Dancer
    I am reading this book and May has to make a lot of decisions to make thru the hard times

The Random House Book of Poetry for Children

6 ratings5 reviews
  • nene7749
    I love poems. I love the way that the poet explains him/herself. I think i can be a poet because I explain myself and i can tell people if im at a rough time but in a glad way.

Hello Kitty Through the Seasons!

By Kate T. Williamson
8 ratings6 reviews
  • izzyboolovesyou
    wish to read it as soon as possible. will read in Summer cuz thats what it looks like its meant to be read

Love That Dog

By Sharon Creech
25 ratings24 reviews
  • 20charte
    Love That Dog is an excellent novel by Sharon Creech. It's written in poetry form but it's still a book. It's a very short read about 84 pages but the pages are very short and easy to read. The plot is a boy named Jack who starts poetry in his class. When he first tries he says "I can't do it, b...

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