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The Wife of Bath's Tale

Geoffrey Chaucer (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781531127046

A classic title from the Tale Blazers collection. Titles in the Tale Blazers collection include unabridged short stories, essays, and poetry. Each title incorporates selection-specific activities in comprehension, vocabulary, and writing.

The Romantic Poets

Various (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781531126995

A classic title from the Tale Blazers collection. Titles in the Tale Blazers collection include unabridged short stories, essays, and poetry. Each title incorporates selection-specific activities in comprehension, vocabulary, and writing.

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Samuel Taylor Coleridge (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781531126971

A classic title from the Tale Blazers collection. Titles in the Tale Blazers collection include unabridged short stories, essays, and poetry. Each title incorporates selection-specific activities in comprehension, vocabulary, and writing.

The Pardoner's Tale

Geoffrey Chaucer (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781531126902

A classic title from the Tale Blazers collection. Titles in the Tale Blazers collection include unabridged short stories, essays, and poetry. Each title incorporates selection-specific activities in comprehension, vocabulary, and writing.

The Courtship of Miles Standish

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781531126681

A classic title from the Tale Blazers collection. Titles in the Tale Blazers collection include unabridged short stories, essays, and poetry. Each title incorporates selection-specific activities in comprehension, vocabulary, and writing.

Selected Sonnets

William Shakespeare (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781531126513

A classic title from the Tale Blazers collection. Titles in the Tale Blazers collection include unabridged short stories, essays, and poetry. Each title incorporates selection-specific activities in comprehension, vocabulary, and writing.

The Prophet

Kahlil Gibran (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781663602718

The Prophet (1923) follows the prophet Almustafa during his departure from the fictional city of Orphalese. As the community bids Almustafa farewell by the harbor, they petition him to share some final nuggets of wisdom from the deep well of his mind.

Spoon River Anthology

Edgar Lee Masters (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781690385318

The Spoon River Anthology is a collection of 245 free-verse epitaphs in the form of monologues. They are spoken from beyond the grave by former residents of a dreary, confining small town like those Masters himself had known during his Illinois boyhood.

Rabindranath Tagore Collection

Rabindranath Tagore (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781663613479

The works of Rabindranath Tagore consist of poems, novels, short stories, dramas, paintings, drawings, and music that Bengali poet and Brahmo philosopher Rabindranath Tagore created over his lifetime.

Leaves of Grass

Walt Whitman (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781663602671

Leaves of Grass is a poetry collection by American poet Walt Whitman.

Favorite Poems: A Quotable Anthology

Pefection Learning (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781690304074

A carefully curated selection of poetry by Marlowe, Shakespeare, Donne, Wheatley, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, Keats, Longfellow, Emerson, Poe, Browning, Dickinson, Whitman, Dunbar, Kipling, and more.

Pride Colors

Robin Stevenson (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459820715

Through gentle rhymes and colorful photographs of adorable children, Pride Colors is a celebration of the deep unconditional love of a parent or caregiver for a young child. The profound message of this delightful board book is you are free to be whoever you choose to be; you'll always be loved. Celebrated author Robin Stevenson ends her purposeful prose by explaining the meaning behind each color in the Pride flag: red = life, orange = healing, yellow = sunlight, green = nature, blue = peace and harmony, and violet = spirit.

I’ll Be a Chicken Too

Lana Vanderlee (author) Mike Deas (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459835566

A lively, loving serenade full of animals and rhyme that celebrates the joy of playing together. Humans become chickens and roosters, frogs and dogs, snails, whales and many more animals under the sun as children explore their creativity and uniqueness and caregivers play alongside. With messages of inclusiveness and unconditional acceptance, the rollicking, rhyming couplets depicting a day filled with dress-up and make-believe are a humorous and satisfying reminder to children of just how much their caregivers love them, no matter what.

When Sunlight Tiptoes

Gillian Sze (author) Soyeon Kim (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459834514

Vibrant language and rhythm celebrate the start of a new day in this uplifting poem about a city waking up. On a beautiful, sunny morning, a family runs errands along a city street. They visit a bakery, flower shop and fruit market. Exuberant in sounds and sights—a baker sugaring tarts, flowers greeting passers-by and pigeons cooing—the story ends as a new day of sparkling possibility begins. Written in pantoum form and illustrated with delightful three-dimensional diorama images that play with light and shadow.

Rhyming Poems

Lisa M. Bolt Simons (author) Kathleen Petelinsek (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781631438196

Presents an overview of rhyming poems, including the form's history, elements, and traits and how poets use rhyming poems to express ideas.

Prose Poems

Yvonne Pearson (author) Kathleen Petelinsek (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781631438189

Presents an overview of prose poems, including the form's history, elements, and traits and how poets use prose poems to express ideas.

Narrative Poems

Yvonne Pearson (author) Kathleen Petelinsek (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781631438202

Presents an overview of narrative poems, including the form's history, elements, and traits and how poets use narrative poems to express ideas.

Limericks

Yvonne Pearson (author) Kathleen Petelinsek (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781631438172

Presents an overview of limericks, including the form's history, elements, and traits and how poets use limericks to express ideas.

Concrete Poems

Yvonne Pearson (author)Kathleen Petelinsek (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781631438158

Presents an overview of concrete poems, including the form's history, elements, and traits and how poets use concrete poems to express ideas.

Cinquain Poems

Lisa M. Bolt Simons (author) Kathleen Petelinsek (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781631438141

Presents an overview of cinquain poems, including the form's history, elements, and traits and how poets use cinquain poems to express ideas.

Acrostic Poems

Lisa M. Bolt Simons (author) Kathleen Petelinsek (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781631438134

Presents an overview of acrostic poems, including the form's history, elements, and traits and how poets use acrostic poems to express ideas.

Leafy Landmarks: Travels with Trees

Michelle Schaub (author) Anne Lambelet (illustrator)

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press ISBN: 9781668936436

Road trips can be a lot of fun, especially when there are intriguing places to visit and new things to learn. Through a variety of poetic forms, readers are taken on an armchair cross-country journey across the continental United States to visit 14 historic tree sites, some famous and others less well-known. From the Emancipation Oak in Hampton, Virginia, to the Methuselah tree in Shulman Grove, California, readers will discover trees that have traveled to the moon, witnessed the founding of our country, and inspired hope during troubled times. Fascinating facts covering geography, history, and nature will encourage everyone, young and old, to take a closer look at our arboreal friends. An author's note provides tips on how to be a tree champion and how to plan your own "leafy" road trip.

The Pie That Molly Grew

Sue Heavenrich (author) Chamisa Kellogg (illustrator)

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press ISBN: 9781668908211

Using "The House That Jack Built" rhyme scheme and beginning with the planting of a single seed, the journey of bringing a pumpkin to harvest comes to life for young readers. Under Molly's watchful eye and care, each stage of growth--from the seed to the sprout to the leaves to the final fruit on the vine--is showcased. And at the end, Molly's lovely pumpkin is turned into a delicious pie for one and all to share in a celebration of gratitude. All from the seed that Molly sowed. Back matter includes fun facts about pumpkins, the important pollinators who help them grow, as well as a pumpkin pie recipe.

A Song So Black, So Proud!

R.J. Owens (author) Keisha Okafor (illustrator)

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press ISBN: 9781668935439

Written on a napkin and released just months after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the song "Say It Loud (I'm Black and I'm Proud)" became an anthem and rallying cry for the civil rights movement, as well as a celebration of Black culture and community. The song was penned in 1968 by singer James Brown in response to the rising racial tensions throughout the United States. Now, in first-person lyrical text, the iconic song speaks for itself, narrating the elements and moments that inspired its creation. The song continues to inspire and resonate today. It's been covered by artists like Usher and anchored Spotify's Black Lives Matter playlist. Readers of all ages will be encouraged to lift their own voices in a celebration of Black pride and identity.

Imagine That!

Amy Culliford (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781638978473

Nana used to always say, this isn't your average park. There's magic hidden all around, to light our inner spark! See dragons flying overheard as we sit down to chat. A secret world inside a park. Just imagine that! After Reading Quiz and Picture Walk. Includes a support page of teaching tips for caregivers and teachers. Downloadable Teacher's Notes available.