Kids Books - Poetry Books

Inside Out and Back Again

Inside Out and Back Again

By Thanhha Lai
91 ratings133 reviews
  • kiwikorilakkuma
    I read this book at least 5 times. It's that good. Before I continue, I should say that I really enjoy Historical-Fiction books, so this review might turn out to be highly opinionated on that. This book is written in verse, and it's probably my first book that I have read that is written in verse...
A Light in the Attic

A Light in the Attic

By Shel Silverstein
40 ratings49 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.
Love That Dog

Love That Dog

By Sharon Creech
33 ratings39 reviews
  • snowboard12
    It sounds like a great book. I almost bought it because I love reading poetry books. If you do too, may I suggest a better one? "Inside out and back again". Great book about a girl moving from Saigon during a war. *SPOILER ALERT* Her dad dies and her mom and brothers are sad as well as the girl t...
The Lorax Pop-Up!

The Lorax Pop-Up!

By Dr. Seuss
49 ratings54 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....
The Random House Book of Poetry for Children

The Random House Book of Poetry for Children

8 ratings8 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!

Hello Kitty Through the Seasons!

By Kate T. Williamson
11 ratings11 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
May B.

May B.

By Caroline Starr Rose
3 ratings5 reviews
  • roygbv
    The book that I am reading is called MayB by:Caroline Starr Rose. This book takes place in the 19th century and it is about a 12 year old girl named Mavis Elizabeth Betterly (May B) who lives on the prairies of Kansas. Her parents send her 15 miles away from her home to help a neighbor with some ...
Runny Babbit: A Billy Sook

Runny Babbit: A Billy Sook

By Shel Silverstein
7 ratings11 reviews
  • chrystal13
    chrystal1344 stars
    This book is possibly for a slightly younger crowd than me, but I still like some of the poems, especially when the words are switched around and they make sense both ways. These are called spoonerisms, by the way, and they are fun to read and say!

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