This year I’m serving as a Round II Judge on the Cybils Poetry Panel. You can read more about the finalists here: Cybils Poetry Finalists 2009.
written by Avis Harley
with photographs by Deborah Noyes
The Bill Martin Jr Big Book of Poetry
edited by Bill Martin Jr. and Michael Sampson
The Monsterologist: A Memoir in Rhyme
written by Bobbi Katz
illustrated by Adam McCauley
Red Sings from Treetops: A Year in Colors
written by Joyce Sidman
illustrated by Pamela Zagarenski
Click here to read my review of Red Sings from Treetops.
The Tree That Time Built:
A Celebration of Nature, Science, and Imagination
selected by Mary Ann Hoberman and Linda Winston,
illustrated by Barbara Fortin
Click here to read my review of The Tree That Time Built.
2009 Cybils Poetry Panelists
Panelists (Round I Judges):
Bruce Black, Wordswimmer
Kristy Dempsey, Reverie--Abstract Musings on a Hopeful Life
Kelly Fineman (see panel organizer)
Tricia Stohr-Hunt, The Miss Rumphius Effect
Sylvia Vardell, Poetry for Children