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Poems for the Very Young

(1993)
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Humorously illustrated by Greenaway award-winner Bob Graham, this collection of more than 100 poems provides an excellent, accessible introduction to poetry, with contributions from many cultures. Skillfully selected by Michael Rosen to catch the ears of young listeners, this collection includes short nonsense verses such as "Today I Saw a Little Worm" and traditional schoolyard rhymes such as "Diddle, Diddle, Dumpling" and "Mary Mack," as well as works by such poets as Shel Silverstein, Eve Merriam, John Agard, Afua Cooper, and Langston Hughes.

Genre: Children's Fiction

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April 2004 : USA Library Binding

Title: Poems For The Very Young
Author(s): Michael Rosen
ISBN: 0-606-30325-1 / 978-0-606-30325-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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April 1994 : UK Hardback
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Title: Poems for the Very Young
Author(s): Michael Rosen
ISBN: 1-85697-908-3 / 978-1-85697-908-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Kingfisher Books Ltd
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September 1993 : UK Hardback
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Title: Poems for the Very Young
Author(s): Michael Rosen
ISBN: 1-85697-116-3 / 978-1-85697-116-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Kingfisher Books Ltd
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Paperback Editions

April 2004 : UK Paperback
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Title: Poems for the Very Young
Author(s): Bob Graham
ISBN: 0-7534-5816-0 / 978-0-7534-5816-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Kingfisher
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September 1998 : UK Paperback

Title: Poems for the Very Young
Author(s): Michael Rosen
ISBN: 0-431-01590-2 / 978-0-431-01590-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Publishers
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April 1996 : UK Paperback
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Title: Poems for the Very Young (Poetry S.)
Author(s): Bob Graham
ISBN: 0-7534-0022-7 / 978-0-7534-0022-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Kingfisher Books Ltd
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