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12 poets who changed the world / by Allan Morey.

Morey, Allan. (Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781632357199
  • ISBN: 9781632358288
  • Physical Description: 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Mankato, MN : 12 Story Library, c2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes glossary.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Homer: father of Western literature -- Li Po: China's wandering poet -- Rumi: inspirational poet -- Dante: master storyteller -- William Wordsworth: poet of the Romantic era -- Walt Whitman: America's poet -- Elizabeth Barrett Browning: poet of love and causes -- Emily Dickinson: a shy poet with a unique voice -- Pablo Neruda: the people's poet -- Sylvia Plath: confessional poet -- Gwendolyn Brooks: poet of black culture -- Dennis Brutus: activist poet -- More poets to know.
Summary, etc.:
"From the ancient Greek poet Homer to American poet Walt Whitman, Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, and Gwendolyn Brooks, a Chicago poet who chronicled black culture, this book profiles 12 outstanding poets from around the world. Each chapter includes attention-grabbing photos, biographical details, and fascinating facts. Sidebars go beyond the basics, and prompts invite readers to think for themselves. Additional mini-bios encourage further exploration"--Provided by the publisher.
Target Audience Note:
4-8 Medialog, Inc.
690 Lexile.
Grades 3-5.
Grades 3-6.
T Guided Reading Level.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR Middle Grades 5.0 1.0 quiz: 506183
Subject: Poets > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.

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