Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets
Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets

Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets

Written by Kwame Alexander Chris Colderley , and Marjory Wentworth & illustrated by Ekua Holmes
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Mar 14, 2017
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A Newbery Medalist and a Caldecott Honoree’s New York Times best-selling 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.

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    Publication Date
    March 14, 2017
    Candlewick Press
    Page Count
    Middle Grade
    Reading Age
    8 - 12 years

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