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Rita Gray has compiled twenty poems about precipitation, each written by well-known poets such as Kyoshi, Eve Merriam, Lilian Moore, and Carl Sandburg. Divided into poems written about rain within each of the four seasons, this compilation offers the reader a chance to revel in the beauty of precipitation and the poetry it inspires. The variety of poems opens the door for discussion of poetic styles, while Ryan O'Rourke's playful yet sophisticated illustrations will appeal to readers of all ages.

Reviews

"Soft and refreshing."--Kirkus Reviews"This attractive collection offers a delightful introduction to nature poetry."--School Library Journal

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  • Trade Paperback

    9781570917172

    November 3, 2014

    Charlesbridge Children

    32 pages

    RRP $13.99

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