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poetry resources, a work in progress

Tonight's #titletalk is all about poetry. In honor of the topic and my love for poetry, here is a starter resource page. There is much to be done here, so I hope folks will copy and paste it and add to it like crazy. Then, be sure to post the link to Twitter and Faceboook, please.

Poets:

Paul Janeczko
Naomi Shihab Nye
Kalli Dakos
Lee Bennett Hopkins
Kenneth Koch

Poetry Books and Collections:

POETSPEAK
I FEEL A LITTLE JUMPY AROUND YOU
THE TREE IS OLDER THAN YOU
THIS SAME SKY
ROSE, WHERE DID YOU GET THAT RED?
RED SUITCASE
REQUIEM
BIRDS ON A WIRE
WORLDS AFIRE
THAT SWEET DIAMOND
STARDUST *OTEL

BRICKYARD SUMMER
SEEING THE BLUE BETWEEN
PREPOSTEROUS]
PLACE MY WORDS ARE LOOKING FOR
MUSIC OF WHAT HAPPENS
LOOKING FOR YOUR NAME
POETRY FROM A TO Z
POCKET POEMS
POSTCARD POEMS
19 VARIETIES OF GAZELLE
THE ARROW FINDS ITS MARK
100 GREAT POEMS FOR GUYS
100 GREAT POEMS FOR GIRLS
BIRDS OF A FEATHER
DAZZLING DISPLAY OF DOGS
EVERYTING ON IT
WHERE THE SIDEWALK ENDS
LIGHT IN THE ATTIC
A PIZZA THE SIZE OF THE SUN
SIDEWALK POEMS
MIRROR, MIRROR
WE ARE AMERICA
CASEY AT THE BAT
DIZZY IN YOUR EYES
HERE IN HARLEM
JAZZ
SHAKESPEARE BATS CLEANUP
LEMONADE
TIME YOU LET ME IN
WEIRD? ME, TOO. LET’S BE FRIENDS
ZOMBIES: EVACUATE THE SCHOOL
JAR OF TIMY STARS
ANOTHER JAR OF TINY STARS
COOL SALSA
NEIGHBORHOOD ODES
FALLING DOWN THE PAGE
FOOT IN THE MOUTH’
POKE IN THE “I”
PARTLY CLOUDY
STEADY HANDS: POEMS ABOUT WORK
AMERICA AT WAR




Winners of the NCTE Excellence in Poetry Award for Children:

J. Patrick Lewis, 2011
Lee Bennett Hopkins, 2009
Nikki Grimes, 2006
Mary Ann Hoberman, 2003
X.J. Kennedy, 2000
Eloise Greenfield, 1997
Barbara Juster Esbensen, 1994
Valerie Worth, 1991
Arnold Adoff, 1988
Lilian Moore, 1985
John Ciardi, 1982
Eve Merriam, 1981
Myra Cohn Livingston, 1980
Karla Kuskin, 1979
Aileen Fisher, 1978
David McCord, 1977

Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award Winners: (IRA)

Greg Neri
Joyce Wong
Craig Crist Evans
Kristine O’Connell George
Deborah Chandra
Lindsay Lee Johnson

Lee Bennett Hopkins Award:
Won Ton: A Cat tail told in Haiku
Hidden
Birmingham, 1963
Blue Lipstick
This is Just to Say


BEST RESOURCE:

http://poetryforchildren.blogspot.com/

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