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Woozles Bookshelf

The Woozles Bookshelf contains a growing collection of our favourite Titles organized by category. See New Stock for a sneak preview of new books (from the latest Woozles Newsletter) that will appear on our shelves over the next few months.

We encourage you to call our Toll-Free number 1-800-966-0537 to make inquiries and place your order. Save time (or a trip to Halifax) and enjoy our great selection and service from home! Woozles offers a complete mail order service. Woozles friendly and knowledgeable staff are ready to take your order or to answer any questions you may have.
Poetry

A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson


In this 60th Puffin anniversary edition you will find the beatiful and timeless children's poetry collection of Robert Louis Stevenson. Favourites such as 'The Swing', 'The Land of Nod', and 'My Shadow'. Illustrated by Eve Garnett.
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Alligator Pie by Dennis Lee


This classic Canadian poetry collection has been part of many children's poetry experiences since 1974. With wonderful rhymes, these quick, short poems with silly and nonsensical themes are sure to continue to entertain new generations of children.
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Classic Poetry: An Illustrated Collection by Michael Rosen


In this Candlewick Illustrated Classic, you will find poems from a wide range of poets along with a short write up about each author and the years that they lived. Look for poems by Shakespeare, Wordsworth, Shelley, Keats, Poe, Lear, Barrett Browning, Bronte, Dickinson, and many more. The collection is beautifully illustrated throughout by Paul Howard.
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Down by Jim Long's Stage by Al Pittman


Meet the fish under the sea, all brightly and colourfully illustrated. There is Larry the lobster who wants to marry Lila next door, Sid Squid, Young Clem Clam, and a flatfish named Fred, amongst others. This book is the 1977 winner of the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Award for Best Canadian Illustration.
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Driftwood Dragons and other seaside poem by Tyne Brown


Inspired by the Maritime coastline, Tyne Brown's lyrical verse and Tamara Thiebaux Heikalo's exquisite illustrations capture the loveliness of a day at the beach. This is a collection of poems that is sure to make you feel the salt spray of ocean waves, and remind you of times you have spent by the sea.
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Garbage Delight by Dennis Lee


This classic Canadian poetry collection has been part of many children's poetry experiences since 1974. With wonderful rhymes, these quick, short poems with silly and nonsensical themes are sure to continue to entertain new generations of children.
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Lasso the Wind: Aurelia's Verses and Other Poems by George Elliott Clarke


This is George Elliott Clarke's first collection of children's poetry, as dedicated to his daughter Aurelia. The poems speak to the wonder, joy and secret pains of growing up. The poems are wonderfully interpreted and enhanced by the colourful collage-style artwork by well known illustrator, Susan Tooke.
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Poems to Learn By Heart by Caroline Kennedy


Here is yet another wonderful collection of poetry for children, as chosen by Caroline Kennedy, and illustrated by the talented Jon J Muth. In this follow up to their collection entitled A Family of Poems: My Favourite Poetry for Children, Kennedy chooses poems about friendship, family, nature, school days, the self and more, all perfect candidates to memorise and carry with you for life.
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Sleeping Dragons All Around by Sheree Fitch


Woozles' beloved Sheree Fitch writes in free verse of a young girl's night time craving for Mocha Maple Chocolate Cake. To get to the kitchen for her snack she must tip toe, tip toe quietly past the various dragons sleeping in her house...

Other Sheree Fitch favourites that you will find on Woozles shelves are, Mabel Murple, Toes in My Nose: And Other Poems, There Were Monkeys in My Kitchen, If You Could Wear My Sneakers, and, her latest, Singily Skipping Along.
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The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein


This well loved classic, first published in 1964, is a staple on Woozles' shelves. It is often bought as a gift for new babies, or given as a keepsake present for a young person or for a family. It is a tale of unconditional love, and of understanding the consequences of one's actions.

Woozles also carries collections of Shel Silverstein's poetry such as The Light in the Attic, The Missing Piece, Where the Sidewalk Ends, and Every Thing On It.
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Wee Rhymes: Baby's First Poetry Book by Jane Yolen


This collection of original poetry and some Mother Goose rhymes follows baby from waking up, to snacktime, playtime, mealtime, bathtime, and bedtime. The poems speak of the generations of family that take care of baby, and illustrate children of various ethnicities. The soft and classic looking illustrations by Jane Dyer make this a treasury to last generations.
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