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Out of wonder : poems celebrating poets

Alexander, Kwame (author.). Colderley, Chris, (author.). Wentworth, Marjory, 1958- (author.). Holmes, Ekua, (illustrator.).
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  • 24 of 25 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Greenwood Public Library.

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  • ISBN: 9780763680947
  • ISBN: 076368094X
  • Physical Description: print
    40 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2017.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: PART I: GOT STYLE? How to write a poem / celebrating Naomi Shihab Nye (Kwame Alexander) -- In every season / celebrating Robert Frost (Marjory Wentworth) -- I like your / celebrating e. e. cummings (Kwame Alexander) -- Contemporary haiku / celebrating Bashō (Chris Colderley) -- Snapshots / celebrating Nikki Giovanni (Chris Colderley) -- Jazz jive jam / celebrating Langston Hughes (Kwame Alexander) -- PART II: IN YOUR SHOES. Walter, age ten / celebrating Walter Dean Myers (Kwame Alexander) -- A field of roses / celebrating Emily Dickinson (Chris Colderley) -- The blue alphabet / celebrating Terrance Hayes (Marjory Wentworth) -- How Billy Collins writes a poem / celebrating Billy Collins (Marjory Wentworth) -- The Music of the earth / celebrating Pablo Neruda (Marjory Wentworth)-- Tambourine things / celebrating Judith Wright (Chris Colderley) -- (Loving) the world and everything in it / celebrating Mary Oliver (Marjory Wentworth) -- PART III: THANK YOU. Hue and cry / celebrating Gwendolyn Brooks (Kwame Alexander) -- The poet inside me / celebrating Sandra Cisneros (Chris Colderley) -- No idle days / celebrating William Carlos Williams (Chris Colderley) -- Song of Uhuru / celebrating Okot p'Bitek (Kwame Alexander) -- For our children's children / celebrating Chief Dan George (Chris Colderley) -- Spin a song / celebrating Rumi (Marjory Wentworth) -- Majestic / celebrating Maya Angelou (Kwame Alexander) -- About the poets being celebrated -- About the authors.
Summary, etc.: Presents a collection of twenty poems written in tribute to well-known poets from around the world.
Target Audience Note:
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Subject: Poetry Juvenile poetry
Poetry Authorship Juvenile poetry
Poets Biography Juvenile poetry
Poetry History and criticism Juvenile poetry
Children's poetry, American
American poetry 21st century
Poetry Authorship
American poetry 21st century
American poetry History and criticism
Genre: Poetry.
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