March 24, 2014 | strande
Many books that hold poetry live on the nonfiction shelves between J808.81—J811 and J821, but don't forget that poems live all over the library. Below are a few illustrated poems that require a little more exploration to find. While all are located within the Children's Department, they may have a wider appeal. Click on each title for location and availability information.
Simple poetic language and close-up photographs invite readers to join two fireflies as they try to find each other among the many flashing firefly lights on a summer evening.
A young boy explores the magical dreamworld he goes to when he falls asleep.