Robert Frost by Gary D. Schmidt
  

Synopsis

Robert Frost by Gary D. Schmidt

This collation of 25 poems introduce Robert Frost to young people. The selections are arranged by the seasons and Sorensen's handsome watercolour illustrations capture the feel of the New England landscape without in any way trying to provide literal images for the poetry. There's an excellent biographical essay and, at the bottom of each page, Schmidt provides a brief note on some of the possible ways to read the lines...These nature poems show that poetry holds feelings and ideas that everyone can understand.

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* Nothing short of breathtaking. - Parents Magazine

About the Author

Gary D. Schmidt is an American children's writer of nonfiction books and young adult novels, including two Newbery Honor books and one Printz Honor award. He lives on a farm in Michigan and has six children. He is a Professor of English at Calvin College.

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Format

Paperback
48 pages
Interest Age: 8 upwards

Author

Gary D. Schmidt
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Author's Website

www.hmhbooks.com/schmidt/

Publisher

Sterling Juvenile

Publication date

19th June 2008

ISBN

9781402754753


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