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Check it Out for Kids!

Check out these booklists full of poetry for kids.

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Great Poems for Children
Browse the latest silly poems about pizza, ABCs, and even pugs! From Mother Goose to Julie Andrew's favorites, there is a poem for everyone.

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Mother Goose Galore!
Take a look at all your favorite nursery rhymes and songs with these great stories from Mother Goose.

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Laugh Out Loud Limericks
Read poetry books that are all about limericks. What's a limerick? A witty five line poem that rhymes.

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Poesía en Español
Enjoy poetry in both English and Spanish.


Check it Out for Teens!

Check out these booklists full of poetry for teens.

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Young Adult Poetry
Browse our collection of poetry books for teens. There are poems about school, basketball, relationships, and more.

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Novels in Verse
Read an entire story written in the form of a poem. They pack lots of meaning into a few words.


  • Kids Infobits K-5
    Read and listen to all sorts of poems and discover kid-friendly articles about poetry.
  • LitFinder (Literature Find)  Icon  Icon
    Explore over 125,000 poems in their entirety in addition to explanations of poems, biographies of poets and their pictures.
  • Literature Resource Center  Icon
    Browse biographical information on thousands of writers and critical essays on their works and their lives.

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