Children's Poet Laureate

I Like Old ClothesI Like Old Clothes

Alfred A. Knopf, 1976.

Illustrated by Jacqueline Chwast.

A celebration of hand-me-downs and other "gently-used" garments has even more relevance these days as recycling takes on renewed importance. The fun of "Clothes with a history / Clothes with a mystery / Sweaters and shirts / That are brother-and-sistery" is recognized as family and friends parade across the pages in their worn-again finery.

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