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    Poetry Adventures
    Hardcover Series
    Library Bound

    Millbrook Press
    Genre/Interest: Poetry
    Academic Subject: English

    # of Books included:

    ISBN-10: 1-4677-5155-3

    ISBN-13: 978-1-4677-5155-1

    Dewey: 811
    Reading Grade Level: 3

    Interest Grade Level: 2 - 5

    3 Award(s)

    19 Review(s)
    List Price : $159.90
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    Description
    In the Poetry Adventures series, best-selling author Brian P. Cleary explores different types of poetry—some well-known, others less familiar—with his classic blend of wit and whimsy.
    Titles included in this Series
    Haiku and Lantern Poems
    Library Bound
    978-1-4677-1609-3
    By: Brian P. Cleary Illustrated By: Andy Rowland
    What is a haiku? It sounds like a sneeze. And isn't a lantern a light source? Actually, they are two types of ancient Japanese poetry. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how each form works...
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    Acrostic Poems
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    978-1-4677-2046-5
    By: Brian P. Cleary Illustrated By: Andy Rowland
    Acrostic? What kind of stick is that? Actually, it's a poem! Acrostic poems are created from a word or phrase written vertically down the page. Each letter becomes part of a line in the poem, revealin...
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    Concrete Poems
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    978-1-4677-2045-8
    By: Brian P. Cleary Illustrated By: Andy Rowland
    Is that a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a poem! Concrete poems are shaped like their subjects. They can look like objects, animals, or even people. You won't find many straight lines here! Award-winni...
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    Limericks
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    978-1-4677-2044-1
    By: Brian P. Cleary Illustrated By: Andy Rowland
    What do you get when you combine a poem and a joke? A limerick! These five-line rhyming poems are funny, silly, and sly. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how limericks work—and...
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    Quatrains
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    978-1-4677-9342-1
    By: Brian P. Cleary Illustrated By: Richard Watson
    Quatrain? What kind of train is that? Actually, it's a poem! Quatrains are poems with patterns of rhyming words. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how quatrains work—and shows some o...
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    List Poems
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    978-1-4677-9343-8
    By: Brian P. Cleary Illustrated By: Richard Watson
    When is a list also a poem? When it's a list poem! List poems can be funny or serious, rhymed or unrhymed. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how these types of poems work—and shows s...
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    Awards for this Series
    Illinois Monarch Award
    Junior Library Guild Selection
    Utah Beehive Award
    Reviews in this Series
    Booklist
    "Cleary is on his way to being an expert at introducing children to types of poems they would otherwise have no idea about. . . . The combination of the poems and illustrations will cause a laugh in even the most devout of poem dislikers."—Booklist
    School Library Journal
    "Appropriately sized for independent readers, this fun and imaginative volume is a go-to poetry handbook for the elementary crowd."—School Library Journal