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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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A Child's Garden of Verses

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A collection of poems evoking the world and feelings of childhood, including The land of Counterpane, My Shadow, The Swing, The Moon, and Looking Forward.

Synopsis:

A collection of poems to celebrate childhood. From the make-believe world of "The Land of Counterpane" to the simple pleasure of "At the Seaside", the curiosity of "Auntie's Skirts" to the dreams of "Foreign Lands", these poems capture a child's wonder and fascination with everyday things.

Synopsis:

Touching, joyful, evocative — and beautifully illustrated by Eve Garnett — these 64 poems perfectly capture a child's wonder, imagination, and fascination with everyday things. From the make-believe world of "The Land of the Counterpane" to the simple pleasure of "At the Seaside", the curiosity of "Auntie's Skirts" to the dreams of "Foreign Lands", this delightful collection is a lasting treasure.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140366921
Author:
Garnett, Eve
Publisher:
Puffin
Author:
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Poetry / Plays
Subject:
Children's poetry
Subject:
Collections
Subject:
Scottish poetry
Subject:
Children's poetry, Scottish
Subject:
Poetry : General
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series:
Puffin Classics
Publication Date:
19950301
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 2 up to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.73x5.06x.33 in. .21 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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Product details 128 pages Puffin Books - English 9780140366921 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A collection of poems to celebrate childhood. From the make-believe world of "The Land of Counterpane" to the simple pleasure of "At the Seaside", the curiosity of "Auntie's Skirts" to the dreams of "Foreign Lands", these poems capture a child's wonder and fascination with everyday things.
"Synopsis" by , Touching, joyful, evocative — and beautifully illustrated by Eve Garnett — these 64 poems perfectly capture a child's wonder, imagination, and fascination with everyday things. From the make-believe world of "The Land of the Counterpane" to the simple pleasure of "At the Seaside", the curiosity of "Auntie's Skirts" to the dreams of "Foreign Lands", this delightful collection is a lasting treasure.
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