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Diana Murray's poems in magazines include:



"Unwelcome to Opposite Island", Highlights, July 2012
"Sandy Surprise", Clubhouse Jr., August 2012
"Greenfoot Gus", High Five, September 2012, illustrated by Jennifer A. Bell
"The Grumpy Hiker", Highlights, October 2013 

"Yummy Noodles", High Five, November 2013
"Mystery Dinner", Spider, April 2013, illustrated by Bats Langley
"Ocean Beach", Highlights, August 2013 

"Four Fun Chicks", Hello, Vol. 2, #3, (Spring 2014)
"Firefly Wishes", High Five, September 2014
"Baxter, the Cleaning Dog", Highlights, April, 2015
"Dressed for Easter", Highlights, April, 2015
"Dance Your Way", High Five, September, 2015
"Bella's Pizza Pie", High Five, February 2016
"Working Hard", High Five, February 2016
"Mi-cycle", Ladybug, April 2016
"Flying", High Five, May 2016

"Sticky Situation", Ladybug, Winter 2016

"Silly Tilly's Garden", Highlights, July, 2017

"Night's Canvas", Highlights, July, 2017

"Spring Garden", High Five

"Spring Scooter", High Five

"Apple Picking", High Five

"Camping Surprise", Highlights, August 2018

Forthcoming:

"Automatic Baseball Hat", Highlights
"Puppy Power", High Five
"Christmas Star" (rebus), Highlights
"Black Out" (rebus), Highlights

"Friends!", Ladybug

"Autumn Festival", Spider

"Ocean Unicorn", High Five

"Have You Met a Yeti Yet?", Highlights

 


Anthologies:

 

"Diary of a Sweatshirt: The Best Day Ever!" will appear in the poetry anthology, THANKU: POEMS OF GRATITUDE (Lerner/Millbrook, September 2019), edited by Miranda Paul and illustrated by Marlena Myles. The anthology explores themes of thankfulness and gratitude through poems written by contributors including Joseph Bruchac, Margarita Engle, Cynthia Leitich Smith, Naomi Shihab Nye, Charles Waters, and Jane Yolen.

"Granny Gristle's Birthday" will apear in the poetry anthology FIRE BURN, CAULDRON BUBBLE: Magical Poems Chosen by Paul Cookson (Bloomsbury UK, 2020)

Diana's poem "Transformed" appears in MOONSTRUCK (Otter-Barry Books UK, June 2019), a poetry anthology to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Moon Landing.  It will be a combination of the best from the past, featuring classic poems by Basho, Frost, Stevenson and Walter de la Mare, with brand new poems by poets writing for children today.

"Synchronized Roberta" appears in the poetry anthology, AND THE CROWD GOES WILD!: A GLOBAL GATHERING OF SPORTS POEMS (2012), edited by Heidi B. Roemer and Carol-Ann Hoyte, and illustrated by Kevin Sylvester. The anthology features the works of 50 poets including J. Patrick Lewis, David L. Harrison, and Laura Purdie Salas.

Diana's poem/song "Oh Summer Books"appears in POETRY FRIDAY ANTHOLOGY: CELEBRATIONS, edited by Janet Wong and Sylvia Vardell. The anthology features poems in English and Spanish by 115 poets. It is available in a Teacher/Librarian Edition and a bilingual Studendition, and there are lots of activities and additional material online. A poem for every week of the year! www.poetrycelebrations.com/

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