The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry

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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers ,
Pub. Date:
2008.
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English
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The definitive anthology of children's poetry, collected by a beloved author Years in the making, this full-color treasury contains nearly two hundred poems, all of them handpicked by Bill Martin Jr. Traditional children's poems are presented alongside contemporary pieces, and the collection is capped off with tributes by Eric Carle and Steven Kellogg, two of Bill Martin Jr's best-known collaborators. This essential compilation also features original illustrations by award-winning artists, including Ashley Bryan, Lois Ehlert, Steven Kellogg, Chris Raschka, Dan Yaccarino, Nancy Tafuri, and Derek Anderson. This beautiful anthology is sure to become a classic.
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subject_facet American poetry, Children's poetry, American
title_display The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry
title_full The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry / edited by Bill Martin Jr., with Michael Sampson ; foreword by Eric Carle ; afterword by Steven Kellogg
title_short The Bill Martin Jr. big book of poetry
topic_facet American poetry, Children's poetry, American