Thinker: My Puppy Poet And Me

byEloise GreenfieldIllustratorEhsan Abdollahi

April 2, 2019|
Thinker: My Puppy Poet And Me by Eloise Greenfield
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A new collection of poetry for kids from Coretta Scott King Book Award winner Eloise Greenfield!

Thinker isn't just an average puppy—he's a poet. So is his owner, Jace. Together, they turn the world around them into verse.

There's just one problem: Thinker has to keep quiet in public, and he can't go to school with Jace. That is, until Pets' Day. But when Thinker is allowed into the classroom at last, he finds it hard to keep his true identity a secret.

Praise for Thinker:

"Coretta Scott King Award-winner Greenfield sensitively conveys Jace's anxiety about being perceived as different, and his realization that being true to one's self is the best bet—for kids and dog poets, too."—Publishers Weekly

A Kate Greenaway Medal nominee

ELOISE GREENFIELD was born on 17 May 1929 in Parmele, North Carolina and grew up in Washington, DC, where she still lives. She has received many awards and honors, including the Coretta Scott King-Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement and, for the body of her work, the Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children from the Nat...
Title:Thinker: My Puppy Poet And Me
Format:Picture Books
Product dimensions:32 pages, 8 X 6.25 X 0.44 in
Shipping dimensions:32 pages, 8 X 6.25 X 0.44 in
Published:April 2, 2019
Appropriate for ages:6 - 8
ISBN - 13:9781492677246

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