From Publishers Weekly
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From School Library Journal
Sheila Shoup, Fairfax County Public Library, VA
Copyright 2003 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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It is a great gift and I have given it several times to friends and family.
I would guess that in most anthologies, say "Best American Poetry" or even a collection of Poet Laureate's work, that I like about 3 or 4 out of every 100 poems.
Garrison has gone through and carefully put in poems that touch the heart, mind and funny bone.
Beautiful book for a poetry lover. A great collection including all kinds of themes, moods, and stories.Published 10 days ago by avid reader
Family friendly poems with a bit of bite here and there. Rounds out a poetry shelf well.Published 13 days ago by movie gal
Not a huge fan of poems. I had to get it for school. Well written, but not my cup of tea.Published 15 days ago by Brent Cunniff
wonderful, witty and humane. Just what one would expect from a compilation of Garrison Keillor favorites. I shall buy more in future to give as gifts.Published 2 months ago by Gustavus Ramsay
enjoy the poems. I have just started writing poems this help me see how others write and gives me ideas.Published 3 months ago by heidi kane
Thanks for Good Poems. It's a great selection and good range of subjects and styles. I appreciate the diversity and also that the poems are short enough that I can absorb one-a-day... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Ver-Le
I didn't know when I checked this out of my local library that there were so many additions! I think I have to have a collection. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Amy
The book is great.
The packaging was not.
No protective plastic wrapping..could see the exposed books through the corners of the cardboard box. Read more