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The Random House book of poetry for children
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Published:
New York : Random House, c1983.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
248 pages : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
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Description
The most accessible and joyous introduction to the world of poetry! The Random House Book of Poetry for Children offers both funny and illuminating poems for kids personally selected by the nation's first Children's Poet Laureate, Jack Prelutsky. Featuring a wealth of beloved classic poems from the past and modern glittering gems, every child who opens this treasury will finda world of surprises and delights which will instill a lifelong love of poetry. Featuring 572 unforgettable poems, and over 400 one-of-a-kind illustrations from the Caldecott-winning illustrator of the Frog and Toad series, Arnold Lobel, this collection is, quite simply, the perfect way to introduce children to the world of poetry.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780394850108, 0394850106, 0394950100 (lib. bdg.)
Lexile code:
NP: Non-Prose

Notes

General Note
"Opening poems for each section especially written for this anthology by Jack Prelutsky"
General Note
Includes indexes.
Description
More than 550 poems by American, English, and anonymous authors.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Prelutsky, J., & Lobel, A. (1983). The Random House book of poetry for children. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Prelutsky, Jack and Arnold, Lobel. 1983. The Random House Book of Poetry for Children. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Prelutsky, Jack and Arnold, Lobel, The Random House Book of Poetry for Children. New York: Random House, 1983.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Prelutsky, Jack., and Arnold Lobel. The Random House Book of Poetry for Children. New York: Random House, 1983. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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