The Children's Literature Web Guide

Online Songs and Poetry for Children

Enchanted Tulips and other verses for children, Maud Keary (1914)
Eat your heart out, Book of Virtues!

Edward Lear - There was an Old Derry Down Derry
Includes the text and illustrations of many of Lear's limericks and nonsense poems, as well as some biographical and bibliographical information.

Poetry for Kids by Kenn Nesbitt[New]
A selection of funny poems.

A Child's Garden of Verses, Robert Louis Stevenson
A plain-text version of the complete book.

Judy & David's Online Songbook
Includes to words to many familiar nursery rhymes and children's songs, as well as some of Judy & David's own compositions.

Kids' Web: Garden of Verses
Poems by Robert Louis Stevenson, Lewis Carroll, Eugene Field and others.

The Mother Goose Pages[New]
The texts of a vast number of nursery rhymes. It looks as though historical notes and music will be soon added for a number of the rhymes. This is an excellent resource!

Poems For and About the Young
Includes works by Walter de la Mare, Robert Louis Stevenson, William Wordsworth, Algernon Charles Swinburne, James Whitcomb Riley, and Charles Follen Adams.

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