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Shape Me a Rhyme

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Shape Me a Rhyme

By Jane Yolen; Jason Stemple (Photographer)

Wordsong, Hardcover, 9781590784501, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2007

Description
Writer Jane Yolen and photographer Jason Stemple continue their acclaimed series of poetry books in this collection focusing on shapes and forms found in nature.They uncover the beauty and variety of natural forms intwelve masterful poems and photographs. A circle? Look no farther than the sun. An oval? Eggs-actly inside a nest. A crescent? The moon provides an assortment to admire each month. Jane Yolen's well-crafted, elegant poems allow readers not only to look at shapes anew but to experience them on an emotional level. Jason Stemple's stunning photos unveil the symmetry of simple forms that are often overlooked.


About the Author
Jane Yolen has written almost three hundred books, many of them awardwinners.She lives in St. Andrews, Scotland, and Hatfield, Massachusetts.

Jason Stemple is a free-lance photographer whose work has appeared in more than ten books for young readers, including acclaimed poetry books by his mother, Jane Yolen. He lives in Charleston, South Carolina."