A Kick in the Head An Everyday Guide to Poetic Forms by Paul B. Janeczko


A Kick in the Head An Everyday Guide to Poetic Forms by Paul B. Janeczko

As Robert Frost once said, Poetry without rules is like a tennis match without a net. In this splendid and playful volume, acclaimed poetry anthologist Paul Janeczko and Caldecott Honor illustrator Chris Raschka present lively examples of 29 poetic forms, illuminating not only the (sometimes bendable) rules of poetry, but also the spirit that brings these forms so wonderfully to life.


One of the most original illustrators at work today. Publishers Weekly on Chris Raschka

About the Author

Paul Janeczko is a poet and teacher who has edited numerous award-winning anthologies. He lives in Maine, USA. Chris Raschka is a writer, illustrator and trained violinist. He lives in America.

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64 pages
Interest Age: From 8 To 99


Paul B. Janeczko
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Publication date

4th April 2005



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