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Poetry for beginners

by Margaret Chapman

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by For Beginners in Danbury, Conn .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 146-147).

StatementMargaret Chapman, Kathleen Welton ; illustrations by Reuben Negrón
ContributionsWelton, Kathleen, 1956-, Negrón, Reuben, 1979-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1136 .C46 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination151 p. :
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24495926M
ISBN 101934389463
ISBN 109781934389461
LC Control Number2010292337
OCLC/WorldCa430510254

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The Poetry Society of Great Britain has good advice for people new to the rituals of submitting their work at this address; the HappenStance Press blog explains why you should submit to magazines here; a further source of information is Bloodaxe Books' submissions guide, most of which echoes the message expressed on this Ireland's website has this useful page of advice from Maurice. Many kids love poetry, nursery rhymes, and word play — especially when reading aloud together. We've gathered up a great collection of books, activities, apps, and websites for learning all about poetry. Try pairing fiction with nonfiction books and exploring different genres (like poetry and biographies) and formats (like graphic novels and audio books). You'll be creating your own "text.


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