May is National Poetry Month--Celebrate With These Poetry Books for Kids
May 9, 2011
Hey, did you know May is National Poetry Month? We say this is the perfect opportunity to revamp your bedtime reading routine. Order the 3 kids poetry books below, then read a few of the kids poems before bed each night this month. Not only will you get a break from the 3 Little Pigs, but you can teach your child about the beauty of the written word in all formats.
For the youngest children, try this collection of kids poems ($15) edited by Jane Yolen. It includes favorites from authors like Margaret Wise Brown, Jack Prelusky, and Nikki Grimes.
In this beautiful pop-up book of poetry ($18), words and paper landscapes share a stage to bring these artful poems alive.
This outstanding collection of poems ($11) written over the span of a hundred years is a great addition to every child’s library.
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