Knock At A Star: A Child's Introduction To Poetry

Paperback | September 1, 1999

byX. J. Kennedy, Dorothy M. KennedyIllustratorKaren Lee Baker

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The classic anthology of poetry for children--now revised with new poems to enchant a new generation.

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A collection of poems arranged in such catagories as poems that make you smile, send messages, or share feelings; poems that contain "beats that repeat" or "word play"; and special kinds of poems such as limericks, songs, and haiku.

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The classic anthology of poetry for children--now revised with new poems to enchant a new generation.

Widely anthologized, Kennedy's poetry may not be as influential among contemporary poets as others' because of his preference for, in his words, "old-fangled structures most poets have junked these days." As Kennedy's comments on his verse suggest, his poetry is witty, concise, and unpretentious. His subject matter is drawn from the ev...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 8.5 × 6 × 0.5 inPublished:September 1, 1999Publisher:Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0316488003

ISBN - 13:9780316488006

Appropriate for ages: 10

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A collection of poems arranged in such catagories as poems that make you smile, send messages, or share feelings; poems that contain "beats that repeat" or "word play"; and special kinds of poems such as limericks, songs, and haiku.