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Poems to learn by heart, [selected by] Caroline Kennedy ; paintings by Jon J Muth

Label
Poems to learn by heart
Title
Poems to learn by heart
Statement of responsibility
[selected by] Caroline Kennedy ; paintings by Jon J Muth
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For this companion to her "New York Times"-bestselling collection "A Family of Poems," Kennedy has hand-selected more than 100 of her favorite poems that lend themselves to memorization
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
821.008
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS586
LC item number
.P575 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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1957-
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  • Kennedy, Caroline
  • Muth, Jon J.
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  • American poetry
  • English poetry
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Poems to learn by heart, [selected by] Caroline Kennedy ; paintings by Jon J Muth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Contents
  • Introduction
  • by Caroline Kennedy
  • First poem.
  • The first book
  • Rita Dove --
  • Galway Kinnell
  • O dear! How disgusting is life!
  • Edward Lear
  • Bad morning
  • Langston Hughes
  • Ode to Pablo's tennis shoes
  • Gary Soto
  • Don't worry if your job is small
  • anonymous
  • It couldn't be done
  • Here I am, and other poems about the self.
  • Edgar Albert Guest
  • Personal
  • Langston Hughes
  • A man said
  • Stephen Crane
  • Sonnet 94
  • William Shakespeare
  • Dust of snow
  • Robert Frost
  • If--
  • from The world is round
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • from A drama of exile
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • Between what I see and what I say--
  • Octavio Paz
  • Micah 6:8 --
  • Gertrude Stein
  • I am cherry alive
  • Delmore Schwartz
  • My shadow
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Crying
  • Jeff Moss
  • Andre
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • The parent
  • Ogden Nash
  • Bilingual/bilingüe
  • Rhina P. Espaillat
  • Ballad of Birmingham
  • Dudley Randall
  • Manners
  • I dreamed I had to pick a mother out, and other poems about family.
  • Elizabeth Bishop --
  • Disobedience
  • A.A. Milne
  • Brother
  • Mary Ann Hoberman
  • Brother and sister
  • Lewis Carroll
  • If Little Red Riding Hood--
  • William Blake
  • Tableau
  • Countee Cullen
  • Voices rising
  • DreamYard Prep Slam Team
  • He wishes for the cloths of heaven
  • William Butler Yeats
  • The dream keeper
  • Langston Hughes
  • A blessing
  • I'm expecting you! and other poems about friendship and love.
  • James Wright
  • Invitation to love
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • 1 Corinthians 13:1-8
  • Saint Paul
  • For Katrina's sun-dial
  • Henry van Dyke
  • Liberty
  • Janet S. Wong --
  • Bee! I'm expecting you!
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Vade mecum
  • Billy Collins
  • Evil
  • Langston Hughes
  • A poison tree
  • Walter de la Mare
  • Under the bed
  • Penny Trzynka
  • What's that?
  • Florence Parry Heide
  • from The masque of queens
  • Ben Jonson
  • Song of the ogres
  • W.H. Auden
  • The splendour falls on castle walls
  • I met a little elf-man, once, and other poems about fairies, ogres, and witches.
  • Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
  • The little elf
  • John Kendrick Bangs
  • The fairies
  • Rose Fyleman
  • I'd love to be a fairy's child
  • Robert Graves
  • Some one
  • Edward Lear
  • Baby ate a microchip
  • Neal Levin
  • from Through the looking-glass
  • Lewis Carroll
  • Herbert Glerbett
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • The toys talk of the world
  • Katharine Pyle
  • All about boys and girls
  • Where can a man buy a cap for his knee? and other nonsensical poems.
  • John Ciardi
  • Some worlds inside of words
  • Richard Wilbur
  • The tale of custard the dragon
  • Ogden Nash --
  • Foolish questions
  • American folk rhyme
  • Way down South
  • anonymous
  • There was an old man in a garden
  • Edward Lear
  • There was an old person whose habits
  • Jane Yolen
  • Lucky trade
  • Matthew M. Fredericks
  • Bubble troubles
  • Janet S. Wong
  • How to paint a donkey
  • Naomi Shihab Nye
  • The lesson
  • Billy Collins
  • Theme for English B
  • It is the duty of the student, and other poems about school.
  • Langston Hughes
  • if everything happens that can't be done
  • E.E. Cummings --
  • Duty of the student
  • Edward Anthony
  • Gnome
  • Samuel Beckett
  • Sick
  • Shel Silverstein
  • Homework
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • We real cool
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Slam, dunk, & hook
  • Yusef Komunyakaa
  • Defender
  • Linda Sue Park
  • Zuri at bat
  • Nikki Grimes
  • Casey at the bat
  • We dance round in a ring and suppose, and other poems about sports and games.
  • Ernest Lawrence Thayer
  • Casey's revenge
  • Grantland Rice
  • May
  • John Updike --
  • The secret sits
  • Robert Frost
  • Hide-and-seek, 1933
  • Galway Kinnell
  • Block city
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • The girls in the circle
  • William Shakespeare
  • Shiloh
  • Herman Melville
  • Gettysburg Address
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Charge of the light brigade
  • Alfred, Lord Tennyson
  • Ukase
  • Pfc. C.G. Tiggas
  • When he was small, when he would fall
  • Four score and seven years ago, and other poems about war.
  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • The unknown soldier
  • Billy Rose
  • First they came for the Jews
  • Martin Niemöller
  • from "Voice from Lemnos"
  • Seamus Heaney
  • Peace
  • Gerard Manley Hopkins --
  • Will, lost in a sea of trouble
  • Archilochos
  • The destruction of Sennacherib
  • George Gordon, Lord Byron
  • Ozymandias
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • from Henry V, IV, iii, 56-67
  • Robert Frost
  • Will there really be a "morning"?
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Ballad of the morning streets
  • Amiri Baraka
  • who are you, little i
  • E.E. Cummings
  • In beauty may I walk
  • from the Navajo
  • Tommy
  • The world is so full of a number of things, and other poems about nature.
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • from As You Like It, II, v, 5-12: 18-25
  • William Shakespeare
  • Anecdote of the jar
  • Wallace Stevens
  • The snow man
  • Wallace Stevens
  • Winter trees
  • William Carlos Williams
  • from The metamorphoses, Book I
  • from "Auguries of innocence"
  • Ovid
  • The world
  • William Brighty Rands --
  • William Blake
  • Happy thought
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • What are heavy?
  • Christina Rossetti
  • Devotion
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • Kubla Khan
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge --
  • Extra credit.
  • from The Canterbury tales, general prologue
  • Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Young Lochinvar
  • Sir Walter Scott
  • The cremation of Sam McGee
  • Robert Service
  • Paul Revere's ride
  • Last poem.
  • Catch a little rhyme
  • Eve Merriam
Control code
ocn729863235
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
191 p.
Isbn
9781423108054
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011022651
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)729863235
Label
Poems to learn by heart, [selected by] Caroline Kennedy ; paintings by Jon J Muth
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Contents
  • Introduction
  • by Caroline Kennedy
  • First poem.
  • The first book
  • Rita Dove --
  • Galway Kinnell
  • O dear! How disgusting is life!
  • Edward Lear
  • Bad morning
  • Langston Hughes
  • Ode to Pablo's tennis shoes
  • Gary Soto
  • Don't worry if your job is small
  • anonymous
  • It couldn't be done
  • Here I am, and other poems about the self.
  • Edgar Albert Guest
  • Personal
  • Langston Hughes
  • A man said
  • Stephen Crane
  • Sonnet 94
  • William Shakespeare
  • Dust of snow
  • Robert Frost
  • If--
  • from The world is round
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • from A drama of exile
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • Between what I see and what I say--
  • Octavio Paz
  • Micah 6:8 --
  • Gertrude Stein
  • I am cherry alive
  • Delmore Schwartz
  • My shadow
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Crying
  • Jeff Moss
  • Andre
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • The parent
  • Ogden Nash
  • Bilingual/bilingüe
  • Rhina P. Espaillat
  • Ballad of Birmingham
  • Dudley Randall
  • Manners
  • I dreamed I had to pick a mother out, and other poems about family.
  • Elizabeth Bishop --
  • Disobedience
  • A.A. Milne
  • Brother
  • Mary Ann Hoberman
  • Brother and sister
  • Lewis Carroll
  • If Little Red Riding Hood--
  • William Blake
  • Tableau
  • Countee Cullen
  • Voices rising
  • DreamYard Prep Slam Team
  • He wishes for the cloths of heaven
  • William Butler Yeats
  • The dream keeper
  • Langston Hughes
  • A blessing
  • I'm expecting you! and other poems about friendship and love.
  • James Wright
  • Invitation to love
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • 1 Corinthians 13:1-8
  • Saint Paul
  • For Katrina's sun-dial
  • Henry van Dyke
  • Liberty
  • Janet S. Wong --
  • Bee! I'm expecting you!
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Vade mecum
  • Billy Collins
  • Evil
  • Langston Hughes
  • A poison tree
  • Walter de la Mare
  • Under the bed
  • Penny Trzynka
  • What's that?
  • Florence Parry Heide
  • from The masque of queens
  • Ben Jonson
  • Song of the ogres
  • W.H. Auden
  • The splendour falls on castle walls
  • I met a little elf-man, once, and other poems about fairies, ogres, and witches.
  • Alfred, Lord Tennyson --
  • The little elf
  • John Kendrick Bangs
  • The fairies
  • Rose Fyleman
  • I'd love to be a fairy's child
  • Robert Graves
  • Some one
  • Edward Lear
  • Baby ate a microchip
  • Neal Levin
  • from Through the looking-glass
  • Lewis Carroll
  • Herbert Glerbett
  • Jack Prelutsky
  • The toys talk of the world
  • Katharine Pyle
  • All about boys and girls
  • Where can a man buy a cap for his knee? and other nonsensical poems.
  • John Ciardi
  • Some worlds inside of words
  • Richard Wilbur
  • The tale of custard the dragon
  • Ogden Nash --
  • Foolish questions
  • American folk rhyme
  • Way down South
  • anonymous
  • There was an old man in a garden
  • Edward Lear
  • There was an old person whose habits
  • Jane Yolen
  • Lucky trade
  • Matthew M. Fredericks
  • Bubble troubles
  • Janet S. Wong
  • How to paint a donkey
  • Naomi Shihab Nye
  • The lesson
  • Billy Collins
  • Theme for English B
  • It is the duty of the student, and other poems about school.
  • Langston Hughes
  • if everything happens that can't be done
  • E.E. Cummings --
  • Duty of the student
  • Edward Anthony
  • Gnome
  • Samuel Beckett
  • Sick
  • Shel Silverstein
  • Homework
  • Nikki Giovanni
  • We real cool
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Slam, dunk, & hook
  • Yusef Komunyakaa
  • Defender
  • Linda Sue Park
  • Zuri at bat
  • Nikki Grimes
  • Casey at the bat
  • We dance round in a ring and suppose, and other poems about sports and games.
  • Ernest Lawrence Thayer
  • Casey's revenge
  • Grantland Rice
  • May
  • John Updike --
  • The secret sits
  • Robert Frost
  • Hide-and-seek, 1933
  • Galway Kinnell
  • Block city
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • The girls in the circle
  • William Shakespeare
  • Shiloh
  • Herman Melville
  • Gettysburg Address
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Charge of the light brigade
  • Alfred, Lord Tennyson
  • Ukase
  • Pfc. C.G. Tiggas
  • When he was small, when he would fall
  • Four score and seven years ago, and other poems about war.
  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • The unknown soldier
  • Billy Rose
  • First they came for the Jews
  • Martin Niemöller
  • from "Voice from Lemnos"
  • Seamus Heaney
  • Peace
  • Gerard Manley Hopkins --
  • Will, lost in a sea of trouble
  • Archilochos
  • The destruction of Sennacherib
  • George Gordon, Lord Byron
  • Ozymandias
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • from Henry V, IV, iii, 56-67
  • Robert Frost
  • Will there really be a "morning"?
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Ballad of the morning streets
  • Amiri Baraka
  • who are you, little i
  • E.E. Cummings
  • In beauty may I walk
  • from the Navajo
  • Tommy
  • The world is so full of a number of things, and other poems about nature.
  • Gwendolyn Brooks
  • from As You Like It, II, v, 5-12: 18-25
  • William Shakespeare
  • Anecdote of the jar
  • Wallace Stevens
  • The snow man
  • Wallace Stevens
  • Winter trees
  • William Carlos Williams
  • from The metamorphoses, Book I
  • from "Auguries of innocence"
  • Ovid
  • The world
  • William Brighty Rands --
  • William Blake
  • Happy thought
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • What are heavy?
  • Christina Rossetti
  • Devotion
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • Kubla Khan
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge --
  • Extra credit.
  • from The Canterbury tales, general prologue
  • Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Young Lochinvar
  • Sir Walter Scott
  • The cremation of Sam McGee
  • Robert Service
  • Paul Revere's ride
  • Last poem.
  • Catch a little rhyme
  • Eve Merriam
Control code
ocn729863235
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
191 p.
Isbn
9781423108054
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011022651
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)729863235

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