Song of the Water Boatman and Other Pond Poems

By Joyce Sidman; Beckie Prange (Illustrator)
(Houghton Mifflin, Hardcover, 9780618135479, 32pp.)

Publication Date: April 2005

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From spring’s first thaw to autumn’s chill, the world of the pond is a dramatic place. Though seemingly quiet, ponds are teeming with life and full of surprises. Their denizensfrom peepers to painted turtles, duckweed to diving beetleslead secret and fascinating lives. A unique blend of whimsy, science, poetry, and hand-colored woodcuts, this collection invites us to take a closer look at our hidden ponds and wetlands. Here is a celebration of their beauty and their mystery.

About the Author
Joyce Sidman lives in Wayzata, Minnesota.

Joyce Sidman lives in Wayzata, Minnesota.
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