30 Poets/30 Days -- a celebration of children's poetry all through National Poetry Month

This April, 30 children's poets -- including current Children's Poet Laureate Mary Ann Hoberman, past Laureate Jack Prelutsky, Nikki Giovanni, Lee Bennett Hopkins, Nikki Grimes, Douglas Florian, Jane Yolen, J. Patrick Lewis, Linda Sue Park, Pat Mora, Arnold Adoff, X. J. Kennedy, Adam Rex, and the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature Jon Scieszka -- will be sharing previously unpublished poetry at the GottaBook blog (http://gottabook.blogspot.com). Every day in April will feature a new poem and poet, and access to the project, called 30 Poets/30 Days, is completely free.

The full list of poets and other information is here:

http://gottabook.blogspot.com/2009/03/announcing-30-poets30-days.html

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Similar project in NH

The Center for the Book at the NH State Library is hosting an online Celebration of NH Poetry and posting a poem from a NH poet each day in April on their blog at http://nhbookcenter.blogspot.com

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