Saturday, December 20, 2008

The Bill Martin Jr. Big Book of Poetry

The Bill Martin Jr. Big Book of Poetry by Bill Martin, Jr. (Editor), Michael Sampson (With), Steven Kellogg (Afterword), Eric Carle (Foreword by)
This full-color treasury contains nearly two hundred poems, all of them handpicked by Bill Martin Jr. Traditional children's poems are presented alongside contemporary pieces, and the collection is capped off with tributes by Eric Carle and Steven Kellogg, two of Bill Martin Jr's best-known collaborators.


Kirkus Reviews said...

...this comprehensive collection is top-notch.

Marilyn Taniguchi said...

...This finely crafted, accessible collection should resonate with a wide audience of readers; it deserves a place in most schools and libraries.