"A collection of 32 poems...A short introductory biography...gives an insightful glimpse into his life and how it influenced his poems....illustrations convey the poetic notion of a romantic childhood memory, with pink-cheeked children...Muted colors, rich with warm golden accents among the dominant green tone, are a peaceful accompaniment to the poems."--School Library Journal. "These poems...are colorfully illustrated and notable for their detailed brushstrokes of gentle colors. They interpret the verse in a style that is fanciful without looking too juvenile for a middle-grade audience. Younger children will find the poems and illustrations to their liking as well."--Booklist.
"Nothing short of breathtaking." - Parents Magazine"
Series: Poetry for Young People S.
For Ages: 8+ years old
For Grades: 3+
Number Of Pages: 48
Published: 1st March 2008
Publisher: Sterling Juvenile
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 21.5 x 0.58
Weight (kg): 0.26