I am serving once again as a member of the Cybils poetry-nominating panel. For this Poetry Friday, I thought that I would post links to the reviews of four of the nominated books that I wrote earlier this year for Wild Rose Reader.
For more information about the Cybils, click on the following link:
The Cybils 2008: The Children’s & Young Adult Literary Awards
Reviews of Children’s Poetry Books Nominated for a 2008 Cybils
The Monarch’s Progress: Poems with Wings Written & Illustrated by Avis Harley
On the Farm Written by David Elliott & Illustrated by Holly Meade
Stella, Unleashed: Notes from the Doghouse Written by Linda Ashman & Illustrated by Paul Meisel
The World's Greatest: Poems Written by J. Patrick Lewis & Illustrated by Keith Graves
Click here to see the list of all the children’s poetry books nominated for a 2008 Cybils.
Since I’m no longer reviewing books for Blue Rose Girls, I thought that I would also include links to some of the other children’s poetry books that I reviewed for Wild Rose Reader in 2008.
- Fall into Poetry (Includes reviews of Douglas Florian’s Autumnblings and Steven Schnur’s Autumn: An Alphabet Acrostic)
- Poetry and Science, Part I (Includes reviews of Susan Katz’s Looking for Jaguar and Other Rain Forest Poems and Avis Harley’s Sea Stars: Saltwater Poems)
- Poetry and Science, Part II (Includes reviews of David M. Schwartz’s Where in the Wild?: Camouflaged Creatures Concealed…and Revealed and Leslie Bulion’s Hey There, Stink Bug!)
- Welcoming Spring...with Poetry (Includes reviews of Steven Schnur’s Spring: An Alphabet Acrostic and Douglas Florian’s Handsprings)
The Poetry Friday Roundup is at Mommy’s Favorite Children’s Books.