April is National Poetry Month -- a time to celebrate both the silly and the serious from the poetic pens of writers young and old. Douglas Florian has been writing books for children for over 30 years. His most recent works are collection of poems and paintings that feature imaginative uses of the visual and the verbal. Whether you like dinosaurs or bugs, dogs or cats, summer or winter -- Mr. Florian has a poetry collection you are sure to enjoy.
You can read an interesting interview with Mr. Florian on the web - or - for a more up-close and personal look into his life and work, you can visit Mr. Florian's blog.