Gone Fishing: A Novel In Verse by Tamera Will WissingerGone Fishing: A Novel In Verse by Tamera Will Wissinger

Gone Fishing: A Novel In Verse

byTamera Will WissingerIllustratorMatthew Cordell

Paperback | March 24, 2015

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Just the thing for readers with a burgeoning interest in poetry-or angling."- Publishers Weekly

Nine-year-old Sam loves fishing with his dad. So when his pesky little sister, Lucy, horns in on their fishing trip, he's none too pleased. All ends well in this winsome book of poems-each labeled with its proper poetic form. Together the poems build a dawn-to-dusk story of a father-son bond, of sibling harmony lost and found-and, most of all, of delicious anticipation. Charming line drawings animate the poetry with humor and drama, and the extensive Poet's Tackle Box at the end makes this the perfect primer to hook aspiring poets of all ages."
Tamera Will Wissinger writes poetry and stories for children. She earned her B.A. degree in English from Sioux Falls College, and her M.F.A. degree in Writing from Hamline University. She is the author of Gone Fishing: A Novel in Verse and This Old Band . www.tamerawillwissinger.com Matthew Cordell has illustrated many pictu...
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Title:Gone Fishing: A Novel In VerseFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 7.63 × 5.13 × 0.37 inPublished:March 24, 2015Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544439317

ISBN - 13:9780544439313

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"The concept of big versus little is presented . . . through the simplest of narratives and engaging illustrations." Horn Book

"The concept of big versus little is presented . . . through the simplest of narratives and engaging illustrations." Horn Book Guide