Tag Archives : Poetry

Poetry Can Be Awesome


This book will prove to your kids that poetry can be awesome.  I know what you’re thinking.  There is no way my kid will sit for a book of poems.  Shel Silverstein – maybe, Jack Prelutsky – perhaps, Chris Harris – you have got to be kidding! But it is time to rethink what makes a good poem.  How about…

Appealing Story Told in Verse


I was not quite sure what to expect from this book.  It is a story that is told partially in verse with a cow on the cover.  I mean how often does 4-H meet poetry?  But I was so pleasantly surprised that I read it in one sitting.  I think my kids even started to get nervous that I would…