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Meow Ruff: A Story in Concrete Poetry

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Publisher Comments:

An unlikely friendship between a little dog and a white cat takes shape in this one-of-a-kind book that combines story, art, and delightful concrete poetry. Full color.

Synopsis:

On a clear, sunny day, a small adventure begins. First, a dog slips joyfully out of his house. Next a car pulls up to the curb, leaving a white cat alone. Then, slowly, a storm begins to brew over the park.

Watch as an unlikely friendship takes shape in this one-of-a-kind book that combines story, art, and delightful concrete poetry.

About the Author

'Joyce Sidman is the author of The World According to Dog: Poems and Teen Voices, which was winner of the ASPCA Henry Bergh Children\'s Book Award for Poetry, a VOYA Poetry Pick, and a Bulletin of the Center for Children\'s Books Blue Ribbon winner. She teaches in the Minneapolis schools as a writer-in-residence and is the author of several other fine books of poetry. She lives in Wayzata, Minnesota.Michelle Berg is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design. She livesin Roeland Park, Kansas, with her adopted rescue dog named Gretta, andshe is a senior designer for Hallmark Cards. Her fondness for animals andlove of playing with shapes and color made her want to illustrate this book.'

Product Details

ISBN:
9780618448944
Subtitle:
A Story in Concrete Poetry
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Illustrator:
Berg, Michelle
Author:
Berg, Michelle
Author:
Sidman, Joyce
Location:
Boston
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry - General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Poetry / Plays
Subject:
Animals - Pets
Subject:
Children's poetry, American
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Poetry : General
Subject:
Cats
Subject:
Dogs
Subject:
Children's poetry
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Cloth
Publication Date:
April 2006
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10 x 10.25 x 0.13 in 1.01 lb
Age Level:
05-08

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Meow Ruff: A Story in Concrete Poetry
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On a clear, sunny day, a small adventure begins. First, a dog slips joyfully out of his house. Next a car pulls up to the curb, leaving a white cat alone. Then, slowly, a storm begins to brew over the park.

Watch as an unlikely friendship takes shape in this one-of-a-kind book that combines story, art, and delightful concrete poetry.

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