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Poems to Learn by Heart

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  • Poems to Learn by Heart 
    Title: Poems to Learn by Heart
    Author: KENNEDY CAROLINE
    Illustrator: MUTH JON J (ILL)
    Format: HARDCOVER
    Publication date: 26/03/2013
    Imprint: HYPERION PRESS
    Price: $36.00
    Publishing status: Active

    For this companion to her New York Times best-selling collection "A Family of Poems," Caroline Kennedy has hand-selected more than a hundred of her favorite poems that lend themselves to memorization. Some are joyful. Some are sad. Some are funny and lighthearted. Many offer layers of meaning that reveal themselves only after the poem has been studied so closely as to be learned by heart.
    In issuing the challenge to memorize great poetry, Caroline Kennedy invites us to a deeply enriching experience. For as she reminds us, "If we learn poems by heart, not only do we have their wisdom to draw on, we also gain confidence, knowledge and understanding that no one can take away."
    Illustrated with gorgeous, original watercolor paintings by award-winning artist Jon J Muth, this is truly a book for all ages, and one that families will share again and again. Caroline's thoughtful introductions shed light on the many ways we can appreciate poetry, and the special tradition of memorizing and reciting poetry that she celebrates within her own family.


    ISBN: 9781423108054
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