Books by Jill Bennett

TASTY POEMS by Jill Bennett
edited by Jill Bennett, illustrated by Nick Sharratt
Released: Nov. 8, 1992

"With its high- interest text and illustrations, a good choice for beginning readers. (Poetry/Picture book. 6-9)"
Twelve brief, fairly contemporary entries about food and eating, from the US (Prelutsky, Leland Jacobs), Britain, and the Caribbean (John Agard). Read full book review >
A CUP OF STARSHINE by Jill Bennett
Released: Oct. 1, 1991

"Index. (Poetry. 4-8)"
``I'd like a cup of starshine please/mixed with milk and honey./And when it comes to soup/can I please/have some that's sunny?'' Tucked away near the end, this previously unpublished poem by Romesh Gunesekera sets the whimsically thoughtful tone for a collection put together by the 1990 Farjeon medalist. Read full book review >