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Knock at a Star

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Knock at a Star

A Child's Introduction to Poetry

By X. J. Kennedy; Dorothy M. Kennedy; Karen Lee Baker (Illustrator)

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780316488006, 192pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1999

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The perfect classic anthology of poetry for today's young readers.
A classic poetry anthology, Knock at a Star contains lively, interesting poems from the most beloved writers and poets of our time, past and present, including Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, Jack Prelutsky, Mary Ann Hoberman, and more
This anthology contains special kinds of poetry, such as haikus, songs, and limerick, and discusses with the reader what poems can do: make you laugh, send messages, and teach you about images and rhythm.
A collection that is joyously assembled and will be joyously read.
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