Table of contents for Poetry speaks to children / editor, Elise Paschen.

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Dove, Rita
The First Book
Kumin, Maxine
The Quarrel
Dickinson, Emily
Letter to Bee
Rossetti, Christina d. 1894
Hurt No Living Thing
Frost, Robert
Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
Collins, Billy
Wolf
Brooks, Gwendolyn
The Tiger Who Wore White Gloves 
Brooks
Nash, Ogden d. 1971
The Adventures of Isabel
Nash
Sandburg, Carl
On a Flimmering Floom You Shall Ride
Castillo, Ana
El Chicle
Dahl, Roald
The Dentist and the Crocodile
Ryan, Kay
Bear Song
Carroll, Lewis
Jabberwocky
Carroll
Kumin, Maxine
Sneeze
Lee, Dennis
Mrs. Mitchell's Underwear
Berry, James
Okay, Brown Girl, Okay
Berry
Hollander, John
Vowel Owl (Roger)
Anonymous Inuit Poet, trans. Ed Field
Magic Words
Merwin, W. S. 
The Unwritten
Yolen, Jane
Crayons: A Rainbow Poem
Williams, C.K.
Gas
Williams
Kuskin, Karla
Knitted Things
Shakespeare, William
from Macbeth
Tolkien, J. R. R. 
Frodo's Song in Bree
Tolkien
Harjo, Joy
Eagle Poem
Hughes, Langston
The Negro Speaks of Rivers
Anonymous Osage Poet
Buffalo Song
Kipling, Rudyard d. 1936
from "The Elephant's Child"
Heaney, Seamus
Alphabet
Stevens, Wallace
John Smith and his Son, John Smith
Ciardi, John
About the Teeth of Sharks
Yolen, Jane
Dinosaur Diets
IN
Hoberman, Mary Ann
My Sister Saw a Dinosaur
Leithauser, Brad
Joey
Hoberman, Mary Ann
Rabbit
Stevenson, James
Dogs go in the back seat
Pope, Alexander
Epigram Engraved on the Collar of a Dog
Smith
Balloons
Graves, Robert
Hide and Seek
McCord, David
Every Time I Climb a Tree
Giovanni, Nikki
The Reason I Like Chocolate
Giovanni, Nikki
Trips
IN
Giovanni, Nikki
Mommies
Walker, Margaret
Lineage
Ali, Agha Shahid
Snowmen
Wong, Janet S.
Good Luck Gold
Brown, Margaret Wise
The Secret Song
Stevenson, James
Why?
Kuskin, Karla
The Question
Stafford, William
First Grade
Kinnell, Galway
Crying
Kennedy, X. J.
Art Class
Nye, Naomi Shihab
How to Paint a Donkey
Noyes, Alfred
Daddy Fell Into the Pond
Livingston, Myra Cohn
Working with Mother
Yeats, W. B. d.1939
A Faery Song
Muldoon, Paul, trans.
The Unicorn, by Rilke
Spires, Elizabeth
The Lion and the Lily
Spires
Cummings, E.E.
hist whist
Lee, Dennis
Ghost and Jenny Jemima
Poe, Edgar Allan
from The Raven
Poe
Fuller, John
Sheep Party
Berry, James
Jamaican Song
Milne, A.A. d. 1956
Halfway Down
Dove, Rita
Count to Ten and We?ll Be There
Wilbur, Richard
opposite poem 4
Wilbur
opposite poems 7 and 20
Nash, Ogden d. 1971
Custard the Dragon
Nash
Cisneros, Sandra
Good Hot Dogs
Cole, William
Lies, All Lies
Stevenson, James
Which is the Best?
Thayer, Ernest L. d. 1940
Casey at the Bat
Thayer
Kunitz, Stanley
The Testing Tree, Part 1
George, Kristine O'Connell
Skating in the Wind
Sanchez, Sonia
A Poem for Jesse
IN
Sanchez, Sonia
To PJ
Hall, Donald
Valentine
Snodgrass, W.D.
Summer
Snodgrass, W.D.
Winter
di Pasquale, Emanuel
The Sun has a Tail
IN
Giovanni, Nikki
Knoxville, Tennessee
Schwartz, Delmore d. 1966
I Am Cherry Alive
Blake, William
The Tyger
Bly, Robert
Conversation with a Mouse
Collins, Billy
On Turning Ten
Collins
Kennedy, X. J.
How to Stay Up Late
Kennedy, X. J.
Flashlight
IN
Kennedy, X. J.
Maturity
Field, Eugene, d. 1895
Wynken, Blynken, and Nod
Field
Aldis, Dorothy
Little 
Ross, Abram Bunn
Two in Bed
Hoberman, Mary Ann
Brother 
Stevenson, Robert Louis d. 1894
Land of Counterpane
Plath, Sylvia
From The Bed Book
Lee, Dennis
The Coming of Teddy Bears

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Children's poetry, American.
Children's poetry, English.