We are constantly seeking and exploring ways to not only get kids reading but to get them excited about reading. One exciting way is through poetry. Even the most reluctant reader can dive into a good poem or two. For many, early exposure to books and the joys of reading come in the form of rhyme, rhythm, and repetition. Here are eight incredibly inspiring poems that are bound to captivate your book kids’ attention and draw their ever-imaginative minds into the adventurous and fascinating world of children’s literature. Feast your eyes on these literary treasures, the joys of reading depicted through poetry.  (Click on image to enlarge)

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By: Dawn Hoff, Book Kids

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