Poetry For Kids: Carl Sandburg by Carl SandburgPoetry For Kids: Carl Sandburg by Carl Sandburg

Poetry For Kids: Carl Sandburg

byCarl SandburgEditorKathryn BenzelIllustratorRobert Crawford

Hardcover | April 3, 2017

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Professor and scholar Kate Benzel has carefully chosen 35 poems of interest to children and their families. Carl Sandburg divides the poems into poems about people, and poems about people. You'll find classics including "Young Bullfrogs," "Shenandoah", "Jazz Fantasia", "Fog", and 31 more of Sandburg's favorite and most accessible works. Each poem is beautifully illustrated by the award-winning Robert Crawford. This gentle introduction includes commentary, definitions of key words, and an introduction to the poet's life, plus a final synopsis of the author's interpretation of the pieces.

Carl Sandburg was an American poet, biographer, and editor who won three Pulitzer Prizes (two for his poetry). Three of his most famous volumes of poetry include Chicago Poems, Cornhuskers, and Smoke and Steel. His poems are accessible and incredibly visual.Kate Benzel, PhD, is a Carl Sandburg scholar and professor emerita at the Unive...
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Title:Poetry For Kids: Carl SandburgFormat:HardcoverDimensions:48 pages, 9.38 × 8.38 × 0.5 inPublished:April 3, 2017Publisher:Moondance PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1633221512

ISBN - 13:9781633221512

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"This collection would be an excellent resource for poetry studies or as a feature during National Poetry Month."
" - School Library Connection