READERS GRADES K-2

FOLLOW THE RECIPE: POEMS ABOUT IMAGINATION, CELEBRATION & CAKE

Author: Marilyn Singer

Description: A collection of poems written in the form of recipes.

READERS GRADES 3-5

WOKE: A YOUNG POET'S CALL THE JUSTICE

Author: Mahogany L. Browne, with Elizabeth Avecedo & Olivia Gatwood

Description: Historically poets have been on the forefront of social movements. Woke is a collection of poems by women that reflects the joy and passion in the fight for social justice, tackling topics from discrimination to empathy, and acceptance to speaking out. With Theodore Taylor’s bright, emotional art, and writing from Mahogany L. Browne, Elizabeth Acevedo and Olivia Gatwood, kids will be inspired to create their own art and poems to express how they see justice and injustice.

READERS GRADES 6-8

CAST AWAY: POEMS FOR OUR TIME

Author: Naomi Shahib Nye

Description: Poet Naomi Shihab Nye shines a spotlight on the things we cast away, from plastic water bottles to refugees.