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The Resource Out of wonder : poems celebrating poets, Kwame Alexander with Chris Colderley and Marjory Wentworth ; illustrated Ekua Holmes

Out of wonder : poems celebrating poets, Kwame Alexander with Chris Colderley and Marjory Wentworth ; illustrated Ekua Holmes

Label
Out of wonder : poems celebrating poets
Title
Out of wonder
Title remainder
poems celebrating poets
Statement of responsibility
Kwame Alexander with Chris Colderley and Marjory Wentworth ; illustrated Ekua Holmes
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Presents a collection of twenty poems written in tribute to well-known poets from around the world
  • Newbery Medalist and a Caldecott Honoree offer a glorious, lyrical ode to poets who have sparked a sense of wonder. Out of gratitude for the poet's art form, Newbery Award-winning author and poet Kwame Alexander, along with Chris Colderley and Marjory Wentworth, present original poems that pay homage to twenty famed poets who have made the authors' hearts sing and their minds wonder. Stunning mixed-media images by Ekua Holmes, winner of a Caldecott Honor and a John Steptoe New Talent Illustrator Award, complete the celebration and invite the reader to listen, wonder, and perhaps even pick up a pen
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexander, Kwame
Dewey number
808.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1031
LC item number
.O98 2017
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Colderley, Chris
  • Wentworth, Marjory
  • Holmes, Ekua
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poetry
  • Poetry
  • Poets
  • Poetry
  • Children's poetry, American
  • American poetry
  • Poetry
  • Poetry
  • American poetry
  • Poets
  • American poetry
  • Poets
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
  • Poetry
  • Poetry.
  • Poets, American
  • Children's poetry, American
  • American poetry
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Poetry
  • Poetry
  • Poets
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Out of wonder : poems celebrating poets, Kwame Alexander with Chris Colderley and Marjory Wentworth ; illustrated Ekua Holmes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I: GOT STYLE? How to write a poem / celebrating Naomi Shihab Nye (Kwame Alexander) -- In every season / celebrating Robert Frost (Marjorie Wentworth) -- I like your / celebrating e. e. cummings (Kwame Alexander) -- Contemporary haiku / celebrating Bashō (Chris Colderley) -- Snapshots / celebrating Nikki Giovanni (Chris Colderley) -- Jazz jive jam / celebrating Langston Hughes (Kwame Alexander) -- PART II: IN YOUR SHOES. Walter, age ten / celebrating Walter Dean Meyers (Kwame Alexander) -- A field of roses / celebrating Emily Dickinson (Chris Colderley) -- The blue alphabet / celebrating Terrance Hayes (Marjorie Wentworth) -- How Billy Collins writes a poem / celebrating Billy Collins (Marjorie Wentworth) -- The Music of the earth / celebrating Pablo Neruda (Marjorie Wentworth)-- Tambourine things / celebrating Judith Wright (Chris Colderley) -- (Loving) the world and everything in it / celebrating Mary Oliver (Marjorie Wentworth) -- PART III: THANK YOU. Hue and cry / celebrating Gwendolyn Brooks (Kwame Alexander) -- The poet inside me / celebrating Sandra Cisneros (Chris Colderley) - No idle days / celebrating William Carlos Williams (Chris Colderley) -- Song of Uhuru / celebrating Okot p'Bitek (Kwame Alexander) -- For our children's children / celebrating Chief Dan George (Chris Colderley) -- Spin a song / celebrating Rumi (Marjorie Wentworth) -- Majestic / celebrating Maya Angelou (Kwame Alexander) -- About poets being celebrated -- About the authors
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9780763680947
Lccn
2017931505
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn953805810
  • (OCoLC)953805810
Label
Out of wonder : poems celebrating poets, Kwame Alexander with Chris Colderley and Marjory Wentworth ; illustrated Ekua Holmes
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I: GOT STYLE? How to write a poem / celebrating Naomi Shihab Nye (Kwame Alexander) -- In every season / celebrating Robert Frost (Marjorie Wentworth) -- I like your / celebrating e. e. cummings (Kwame Alexander) -- Contemporary haiku / celebrating Bashō (Chris Colderley) -- Snapshots / celebrating Nikki Giovanni (Chris Colderley) -- Jazz jive jam / celebrating Langston Hughes (Kwame Alexander) -- PART II: IN YOUR SHOES. Walter, age ten / celebrating Walter Dean Meyers (Kwame Alexander) -- A field of roses / celebrating Emily Dickinson (Chris Colderley) -- The blue alphabet / celebrating Terrance Hayes (Marjorie Wentworth) -- How Billy Collins writes a poem / celebrating Billy Collins (Marjorie Wentworth) -- The Music of the earth / celebrating Pablo Neruda (Marjorie Wentworth)-- Tambourine things / celebrating Judith Wright (Chris Colderley) -- (Loving) the world and everything in it / celebrating Mary Oliver (Marjorie Wentworth) -- PART III: THANK YOU. Hue and cry / celebrating Gwendolyn Brooks (Kwame Alexander) -- The poet inside me / celebrating Sandra Cisneros (Chris Colderley) - No idle days / celebrating William Carlos Williams (Chris Colderley) -- Song of Uhuru / celebrating Okot p'Bitek (Kwame Alexander) -- For our children's children / celebrating Chief Dan George (Chris Colderley) -- Spin a song / celebrating Rumi (Marjorie Wentworth) -- Majestic / celebrating Maya Angelou (Kwame Alexander) -- About poets being celebrated -- About the authors
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9780763680947
Lccn
2017931505
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn953805810
  • (OCoLC)953805810

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