Children's poetry
Children's poetry is poetry written for, or appropriate for children. This may include folk poetry (for example, Mother Goose rhymes); poetry written intentionally for young people (e.g. Shel Silvers...
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Adele - When We Were Young (Live at The Church Studios)
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English Nursery Rhymes With Unexpected And Sometimes Disturbing Historical Origins
Many people associate nursery rhymes with reading happy stories to children, or remember being children themselves and chanting them while they play. However, the popular explanations for the origins ...
Nursery rhyme
A nursery rhyme is a traditional poem or song for young children in Britain and many other countries, but usage only dates from the late 18th/early 19th century and in North America the term Mother Go...
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Falling Up (book)
Falling Up is a 1996 poetry collection for children by Shel Silverstein, published by HarperCollins. It features illustrations, drawn by the author, for most of the 144 poems. Silverstein dedicated th...
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Jack Prelutsky
Jack Prelutsky (born September 8, 1940) is an American writer of children's poetry. He lives in Seattle, Washington with his wife, Carolynn.
Jack Prelutsky was born on September 8, 1940 in Brookly...
Where the Sidewalk Ends (book)
Where the Sidewalk Ends (1974) is a collection of children's poetry written and illustrated by Shel Silverstein and published by Harper and Row Publishers. The book's poems address many common childho...
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Aileen Fisher
Aileen Lucia Fisher (September 9, 1906 – December 2, 2002) was an American writer of more than a hundred children's books, including poetry, picture books in verse, prose about nature and America, bio...
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Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices
Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices is a book of poetry for children by Paul Fleischman. It won the 1989 Newbery Medal.The book is a collection of fourteen children's poems about insects such as mayfli...
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Mother Goose
The figure of Mother Goose is an imaginary author of a collection of fairy tales and nursery rhymes often published as Mother Goose Rhymes. As a character, she appears in one nursery rhyme. A Christm...
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Now We Are Six
Now We Are Six is a book of thirty-five children's verses by A. A. Milne, with illustrations by E. H. Shepard. It was first published in 1927 including poems such as "King John's Christmas", "Binker" ...
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Backe, backe Kuchen
Backe, backe Kuchen is a popular German language children's rhyme. The original was in Saxony and Thuringia with several textual versions from 1840. It follows iambic pentameter with the melody.
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Figgie Hobbin
Figgie Hobbin: Poems for Children is a children's poetry collection written by the Cornish poet Charles Causley and first published in 1970. Since then it has gone through numerous reprints, including...
The Parables of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ (book)
The Parables of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ Done into Familiar Verse, with Occasional Applications, for the Use and Improvement of Younger Minds was written by Christopher Smart and published in...
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A Little Pretty Pocket-Book
A Little Pretty Pocket-Book, intended for the Amusement of Little Master Tommy and Pretty Miss Polly with Two Letters from Jack the Giant Killer is the title of a 1744 children's book by British publi...
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Billy Boy
"Billy Boy" is a traditional folk song and nursery rhyme found in the United States. It has a Roud Folk Song Index number of 326. It is a variant of the traditional English folksong "My Boy Billy," c...
Fox in Socks
Fox in Socks is a children's book by Dr. Seuss, first published in 1965. It features two main characters, Fox (an anthropomorphic fox) and Knox, who speak almost entirely in densely rhyming tongue-tw...
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Wind the Bobbin Up
"Wind The Bobbin Up" is an English language children's nursery rhyme and singing game.
Among modern lyrics is:Wind the bobbin up,Wind the bobbin up,Pull, pull, clap, clap, clap.Wind it back again,...
A Child's Garden of Verses
A Child's Garden of Verses is a collection of poetry for children by the Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson. The collection first appeared in 1885 under the title Penny Whistles, but has been rep...
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Christian child's prayer
A Christian child's prayer is Christian prayer recited primarily by children that is typically short, rhyming or has a memorable tune. It is said before bedtime, to give thanks for a meal, or as a nu...
Blueberry Girl
Blueberry Girl is a book by Neil Gaiman and Charles Vess. It was conceived as a poem of the same name, written in 2000 by Neil Gaiman for his goddaughter Tash, the daughter of his friend Tori Amos. In...
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The Adventures & Brave Deeds of the Ship's Cat on the Spanish Maine
The Adventures are a Northern Irish rock group, formed in Belfast in 1984.The band later moved to London where they signed to Chrysalis Records and released their first single in 1984. Following their...
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Rhyme Stew
Rhyme Stew is a collection of poems for children by Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quentin Blake. In a sense it's a more adult version of Revolting Rhymes.The poems either parody well known fairy tales (D...
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Dr. Seuss
Theodor Seuss Geisel (/ˈɡaɪzəl/; March 2, 1904 – September 24, 1991) was an American writer and cartoonist. He was most widely known for his children's books, which he wrote and illustrated under...
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Uncle Styopa
Uncle Styopa ("Дядя Стёпа") was a series of poems composed by Russian children's poet Sergey Mikhalkov. The poems centered on a militsioner (policeman) who was unusual due to his very large height. It...
Oleg Grigoriev
Oleg Grigoriev (Russian: Оле́г Евге́ньевич Григо́рьев; [ɐˈlʲɛk jɪvˈɡʲenʲjɪvʲɪtɕ ɡrʲɪˈɡorʲjɪf]; born 6 December 1943) was a Russian poet and artist. He is regarded as a successor of the Oberiu trad...
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