Children's Books: Trochees for Tykes

Wall Street Journal
When April with its showers sweet hath the droughts of March pierced to the root, it must be National Poetry Month. Once again we have an excuse to try to captivate children with the beauty and surprise of this infinitely variable art form. New illustrated collections and two reissues offer sublime and amusing points of access for even very young children.

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"Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read." — Groucho Marx