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An anthology of more than 200 old and new poems for preschool through adolescent readers.


Little by Dorothy Aldis
The Mitten Song by Marie Louise Allen
Leaves by Frank Asch
Play by Frank Asch
Summer by Frank Asch
Sunflakes by Frank Asch
Galoshes by Rhoda Warner Bacmeister
The Little Elf-man by John Kendrick Bangs
The Frog by Hilaire Belloc
Nancy Hanks (1784-1818) by Rosemary Carr Benet
Snowfall by Artis Bernard
Miss Bitter by Niels Mogen Bodecker
Mr. 'gator by Niels Mogen Bodecker
Just & Unjust by Charles Synge Christopher Bowen
Mud by Polly Chase Boyden
Narcissa by Gwendolyn Brooks
Little Black Bug by Margaret Wise Brown
Pippa's Song [or, Morning] by Robert Browning
The Purple Cow by Frank Gelett Burgess
Tree Toad by Stephanie Calmenson
Light Another Candle by Miriam Chaikin
One-upsmanship by Miriam Chaikin
Thanksgiving Day by Lydia Maria Child
Day Before Christmas by Marchette Chute
The Stranger In The Pumpkin Said by John Ciardi
Eviction by Lucille Clifton
Happy New Year, Anyway by Joanna Cole
Hippopotamus by Joanna Cole
Incident by Countee Cullen
Chanson Innocente: 2 by Edward Estlin Cummings
The Cupboard by Walter John De La Mare
Miss T. by Walter John De La Mare
Tired Tim by Walter John De La Mare
A Bird Came Down The Walk by Emily Dickinson
Jabberwocky by Charles Lutwidge Dodgson
The Sun by John Drinkwater
Witches' Spells: 1x by Madeleine Edmondson
Witches' Spells: 2x by Madeleine Edmondson
Down! Down! by Eleanor Farjeon
Mrs. Peck-pigeon by Eleanor Farjeon
The Night Will Never Stay by Eleanor Farjeon
Wynken, Blynken And Nod by Eugene Field
The Dancing Bear by Rachel (lyman) Field
Some People by Rachel (lyman) Field
Something Told The Wild Geese by Rachel (lyman) Field
Cat In The Snow by Aileen Fisher
Houses by Aileen Fisher
Listening by Aileen Fisher
On Mother's Day by Aileen Fisher
The Base Stealer by Robert Francis
Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening by Robert Frost
The Goblin by Rose Fyleman
Mice by Rose Fyleman
On This Day by Marilyn Brooke Goffstein
Duck's Ditty by Kenneth Grahame
Hide And Seek by Robert Ranke Graves
Moochie by Eloise Greenfield
Valentine by Donald Hall
In The Library by Michael Patrick Hearn
Rocks by Florence Parry Heide
I Heard A Bird Sing by Oliver Brook Herford
Husbands And Wives by Miriam Hershenson
Jigsaw Puzzle by Russell Hoban
Soft-boiled Egg by Russell Hoban
I Can Fly, Of Course by Felice Holman
April Rain Song by James Langston Hughes
Mother To Son by James Langston Hughes
Poem by James Langston Hughes
This Little House Is Sugar by James Langston Hughes
Jenny Kissed Me by James Henry Leigh Hunt
The Garden Hose by Beatrice Janosco
There Once Was A Puffin by Florence Page Jaques
Bats by Randall Jarrell
The Toucan by Pyke, Jr. Johnson
Crying by Galway Kinnell
Baby's Drinking Song by James Kirkup
On Buying A Dog by Edgar Klauber
The Wren by Kobayashi Issa
Catherine by Karla Kuskin
The Question by Karla Kuskin
When I Went Out To See The Sun by Karla Kuskin
Where Have You Been Dear? by Karla Kuskin
First Sight by Philip Larkin
Limerick by Edward Lear
The Owl And The Pussy Cat by Edward Lear
The Last Cry Of The Damp Fly by Dennis Lee
The Little Turtle by Nicholas Vachel Lindsay
The Moon's The North Wind's Cooky (what The Little Girl Said) by Nicholas Vachel Lindsay
Holding Hands by Lenore M. Link
When My Dog Died by Freya Lota Littledale
12 October by Myra Cohn Livingston
Car Wash by Myra Cohn Livingston
Father by Myra Cohn Livingston
The Tape by Myra Cohn Livingston
Christmas Bells by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Steam Shovel by Charles Malam
Blessed Lord, What It Is To Be Young by David Mccord
Crickets by David Mccord
Five Chants: 1 by David Mccord
Five Chants: 3 by David Mccord
Glowworm by David Mccord
Song Of The Train by David Mccord
This Is My Rock by David Mccord
The Perfect Reactionary by Hughes Mearns
One, Two, Three - Gough! by Eve Merriam
Which Washington? by Eve Merriam
Afternoon On A Hill by Edna St. Vincent Millay
My Sister Laura by Spike Milligan
Disobedience by Alan Alexander Milne
Hoppity by Alan Alexander Milne
The More It Snows by Alan Alexander Milne
The House Of The Mouse by Lucy Sprague Mitchell
A Visit From St. Nicholas by Clement Clarke Moore
Bedtime Stories by Lilian Moore
Listen! by Lilian Moore
Until I Saw The Sea by Lilian Moore
Catalog [catalogue], Sels. by Rosalie Moore
The Sidewalk Racer, Or On The Skateboard by Lillian Morrison
Surf by Lillian Morrison
Daffy-down-dilly [or, Daffydowndilly] by Mother Goose
Little Jumping Joan by Mother Goose
The Queer Ship by Mother Goose....

A New Treasury of Children's Poetry by Joanna Cole, Illus. By Judith Gwyn Brown

    • Grade Level : 2 - 3
    • Item Weight : 1.25 pounds
    • Hardcover : 224 pages
    • ISBN-10 : 0385185391
    • ISBN-13 : 978-0385185394
    • Product Dimensions : 6.1 x 1 x 9.5 inches
    • Publisher : Doubleday Books for Young Readers; BC ed. Edition (August 7, 1984)
    • Reading level : 7 - 9 years
    • Language: : English
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