Amber Was Brave, Essie Was Smart
The Story of Amber and Essie Told Here in Poems and Pictures
Hardcover ISBN: 0060294604
A series of poems tells how two sisters help each other deal with life while their mother is working and their father has been sent to jail.
America at War
School & Library ISBN: 1416918329
Through this collection of moving poetry, the story of the nation's wars, from the time of the Revolution to the present Iraq War, provides a look at the feelings, struggles, and pride of the soldiers, their families, and the country as a whole during these difficult and challenging periods in history.
School & Library ISBN: 0374380570
Each of the exquisite twenty-three poems in this posthumous collection by Valerie Worth carefully distinguishes one animal from all other creatures and captures it in all of its wonderful singularity - from wasp to snake to wren. The way Worth perfectly illuminates the uniqueness of each animal in her precise and elegant free verse will delight both fans of her celebrated Small Poems and readers encountering her poetry for the first time. Breathtakingly rich cut-paper illustrations by Steve Jenkins provide a perfect counterpoint to Worth's spare style, and together poetry and picture bring every animal vividly to life.Cut-paper illustrations portray a posthumous collection of twenty-three poems that carefully distinguishes one animal from all other creatures and captures it singularity, from wasp to bear.
Hardcover ISBN: 0375823840
In a delightfully witty collection of poems, a best-selling author shows how the senses shape and enrich the experiences of all living beings while the enchanting illustrations by a Caldecott Honor artist is sure to capture the imagination of readers young and old.