Lee Bennett Hopkins


Born
in Scranton, Pennsylvania, The United States
April 13, 1938

Genre


Lee Bennett Hopkins was inducted into the Florida Artists Hall of Fame in 2017. He holds a Guinness Book of Records citation for compiling the most anthologies for children. He has also received the Christopher Award, the Regina Medal, and the National Council of Teachers of English Excellence in Poetry for Children Award. He lives in Florida.

For more information, please see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Ben...

Average rating: 3.93 · 4,421 ratings · 1,184 reviews · 156 distinct worksSimilar authors
I Am the Book

by
4.06 avg rating — 385 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Amazing Faces

by
3.88 avg rating — 277 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jumping Off Library Shelves

by
3.82 avg rating — 174 ratings — published 2015
Rate this book
Clear rating
City I Love

by
3.69 avg rating — 123 ratings — published 2009
Rate this book
Clear rating
Sharing the Seasons: A Book...

by
3.93 avg rating — 112 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
My America: A Poetry Atlas ...

3.78 avg rating — 108 ratings — published 2000 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Oh, No! Where Are My Pants?...

by
3.69 avg rating — 113 ratings — published 2005 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Wonderful Words: Poems Abou...

3.75 avg rating — 95 ratings — published 2004
Rate this book
Clear rating
Manger

3.98 avg rating — 80 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Marvelous Math: A Book of P...

3.94 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 1997 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Lee Bennett Hopkins…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“Please
give me strength to laugh
the strength to try
the strength to laugh
the strength to cry
the strength to hope
the strength to cope
the strength to one day say good-bye
to fly into a bright sky.”
Lee Bennett Hopkins, Been to Yesterdays: Poems of a Life

“Just when everything seems to go along just fine, Life comes by and throws you its line.”
Lee Bennett Hopkins, Been to Yesterdays: Poems of a Life
tags: life

“Been to yesterdays,
lived through todays.
Looking on toward tomorrows -
new characters, new plays.

The whys of life change,
and so do ways,
new scenery is built,
to fill an empty stage.”
Lee Bennett Hopkins, Been to Yesterdays: Poems of a Life

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Nothing But Readi...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Level 2 of the Serious Readers Challenge for 2012 196 347 Jan 19, 2013 09:33AM  
Children's Books: Good Poetry Books? 38 226 Feb 23, 2013 08:24AM  


Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Lee to Goodreads.