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Poetry for young people
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Published:
New York : Sterling Pub., c1997.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
48 pages : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Rating:
"Interest level: grades 4-8".
Status:
Edmondson Pike - Kids Non-Fiction
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Description
"An outstanding introduction to Whitman's life and work. A biographical sketch and a description of the time period...preface this collection of 26 poems and excerpts. Levin... introduces each selection with pertinent information about its relevance to a larger work, its relationship to Whitman's beliefs, or the symbolism within it... selections are thought provoking, descriptive, and full of emotion. Burke's pastel drawings add to the feelings...and to the emotional impact of each poem...This superb volume can be used to teach literature or to show a variety of poetic devices and style."--School Library Journal. 48 pages (all in color), 8 1/2 x 10.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0806995300, 0439375452 (pbk)
Reading Level:
MG
Level 7.4, 1 Points
Lexile code:
NP: Non-Prose

Notes

General Note
Includes index.
Description
An illustrated collection of twenty-six poems and excerpts from longer poems by the renowned nineteenth-century poet.
Target Audience
"Interest level: grades 4-8".
Target Audience
7.4.
Target Audience
5-8.
Study Program Information
Reading Counts RC,6-8,6.5,4,quiz: 26131
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,Middle Grades,7.4,1,quiz: 88025,disk(s): Custom
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Whitman, W., Levin, J., & Burke, J. (1997). Poetry for young people. New York: Sterling Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892, Jonathan. Levin and Jim, Burke. 1997. Poetry for Young People. New York: Sterling Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892, Jonathan. Levin and Jim, Burke, Poetry for Young People. New York: Sterling Pub, 1997.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Whitman, Walt, Jonathan Levin, and Jim Burke. Poetry for Young People. New York: Sterling Pub, 1997. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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