And the Green Grass Grew All Around: Folk Poetry from Everyone

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Harpercollins, 1992 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 195 pages
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A collection of rhymes, poems and songs, some over three centuries old, that are a testament to the originality of the American language

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Review: And the Green Grass Grew All Around: Folk Poetry from Everyone

User Review  - Kendall Kraiss - Goodreads

Kindergarten will love this book. It is a great way to introduce young children to poetry. It has folk nursery rhymes that are very popular for younger children. The illustrations are also very cute ... Read full review

Review: And the Green Grass Grew All Around: Folk Poetry from Everyone

User Review  - Melissa - Goodreads

The story, And the Green Grass Grew All Around, is compilation of various folk poems. This book is geared to young elementary students, however, I do believe people of all ages may enjoy this ... Read full review

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People
1
Food
15
School
25
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About the author (1992)

Alvin Schwartz was born April 25, 1927.Schwartz began his career as a journalist, but, after the publication of his bestselling book A Twister of Twists, a Tangler of Tongues, he devoted himself to becoming a collector and arranger of folk wisdom, rhyme, and silliness. Schwartz is known for a body of work of more than two dozen books of folklore for young readers that explore everything from wordplay and humor to tales and legends of all kinds.

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