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By Jennifer Lasker, for The Children’s Book Review
Published: May 5, 2010

A boy? What am I going to do with a boy?

As an expectant mom, I received the news with trepidation. The child growing inside me was soon to emerge as a son. An enthusiast of baseball and hockey. A collector of fly wings and fart jokes. How could I imagine relating to such a being? Where would we connect?

By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: April 1, 2010

The month of April brings so many great occurrences: Birds fly north. Bears come out of their caves after months of hibernation. Passover. Easter. April Fool’s Day. Earth Day. And, of course, National Poetry Month—established by the Academy of American Poets in 1996 to highlight the values and benefits of the inspiring art form.

Here is a list of  books that exemplify the wide array of  poetry available for young readers: