Web Links – Poetry Websites
These are links to websites devoted to children’s poetry.
- Anderson, Susan Noyes
Children's poems by Susan Noyes Anderson.
- Angela's Poems
Angela's Poems is the website of Angela Yardy, who has written many, many fun children's poems. Be sure to check out the Poetry Index for a list of all of the poems she has on the site.
- Beetle Bug Books
Home page of Mr. Mike, author and illustrator of "Lemon Drop Rain," "New Pet," and "Swimming in Chocolate." Click on the book covers to read poems and see the illustrations from Mr. Mike's books.
- Children's Poetry Archive
The Children's Poetry Archive is an ever expanding archive of poets for children reading their own work.
- Close, J. J.
The website of children's poet J.J. Close, a very talented writer who writes funny poems for kids.
- Fairy Poems for Children
Traditional poems and songs about fairies for children.
- Fizzy Fuzzy Funny
Funny poetry by the Fizzy Funny Fuzzy poet, Gareth Lancaster. Find out if elephants are real, what lurks within your school bag and why some pirates shouldn't set sail!
- Fox, Milo
Story poems by Milo Fox. These imaginative and well-written poems are lots of fun to read.
- Funny Poems for Free
This is your online source for free funny poems and funny poetry. Enjoy funny sonnet poems, funny simile poems, funny wedding poems, funny anniversary poems, funny family poems, funny animal poems, funny twisted poems and more. The list is virtually endless and always growing.
- Grandpa Tucker's Rhymes & Tales
Stories, poems, and songs for kids and families!
- Heck, CJ
Poetry & short stories by poet & children's author CJ Heck; site also has mazes to print, tongue twisters, quotes, poems to finish, links.
- Higginson, Ken
Fun Poems and Drawings by Author and Illustrator Ken Higginson.
- i droo it
The website and blog of poet/illustrator Samuel Kent.
- iKid Poetry
Terence O'Connell's website, "Kid Poems by Me" is chock-full of funny, clever poems for children. Have a look and you're sure to find something fun to read.
- Inkless Tales
Stories, poems, games, tongue twisers, and lots, lots more, all by Elizabeth Bushey. Drop by and visit when you have some time, because you are sure to want to stay and play.
- Jan Dean's Poetry Zoo
Poems by author Jan Dean, plus poems submitted by children, and more.
- Jeff's Poems for Kids
A really, really good collection of poetry for children by Jeff Mondak. You're going to love this stuff!
- Josie's Poems
This is the official website of children's poet Josie Whitehead, author of several new poetry collections, with poems selected by teachers in her home area of Yorkshire. From nonsense poems, to reflective poems, poems for all occasions, and poems of the natural world, these poems are for children of all ages to enjoy, and their parents and teachers too.
- Pitara Poems for Kids
Bored with the same old nursery rhymes? No problem! Pitara?has a rainbow of poems for each mood of yours.
The poetry website of Daniel Phelps. Daniel?s poems have appeared in many anthologies by publishers including Oxford University Press, Scholastic and Macmillan. They have also featured on the BBC?s CBeebies.
- Poems for Children
"Poems for Children" contains a variety of children's poems and short stories, including funny poems, romantic poems, sentimental poems, etc. There are also games and puzzles related to some of the poems.
- Poems for Teens by Teens
Poetry about teen life requires a website all its own. Being a teenager is a complicated business and Teen Poets write some of the most intense poems.
- Poetry for All Ages
Poetry for All Ages is the website of William Schoff, who writes humorous poetry for kids and adults. You'll find several of his poems here, as well as information about his books and more.
- Poetry Minute
A one-minute poem for every day of the school year.
- Poetry Talents
Poetry talents is the website of Gloson Teh, a wonderfully funny kid from Malaysia who writes fun poems in English. While you're there, don't forget to check out his first book, "Creative and Funny Poetry for Kids."
- Poetry Zone
Fun children's poetry and poetry-teaching resources, plus competitions, interviews, book reviews, and more.
- Reading Juice
A collection of funny poetry, short stories, music and animation by Mark Megson, suitable for children.
- Sardelli, Darren
Laugh-a-Lot Poetry?is the website of Darren Sardelli,?the author of?Galaxy Pizza and Meteor Pie.
- Shakespeery, William
Kids are sure to enjoy the website of William Shakespeery. There's no "To be or not to be" here. Just lots of funny poetry for children.
- Shay's Imagination
Children's poetry and stories by E. Schalm.
- Sparrow's Garden
A large and wonderful collection of children's poetry by writer and poet Katharine L. Sparrow.
- TeenInk Poems
Poetry written by teens from Teen Ink magazine.
- The Chuckle Corner Kid's Stuff
Fun poetry for kids (and adults too if they behave sensibly) by Chuck Harris.
- The Family Poet
A hilarious collection of poetry for all ages by "The Family Poet," Wayne Edwards.
- The Twaddler
Have you heard "The Twaddler"? Telling Tales of Twaddle for kids, teens and grown ups alike.. well... grown-ups who never really grew up in the first place...
- Verse with Verve
A collection of funny poems written by Alessandra Liverani.
- Williams, Shane D.
Funny and witty poems for children by Shane D. Williams. Stop by and have a laugh!
- Wits, Whims, and Wicked Kids
Poetry by H. E. D. Oz for witty, whimsical and wicked kids. Find out why being bad is good and why snow is rarely white!
- Writing for Children by Larry A. Tilander
Stories and poetry for kids