Old Elm Speaks (Hardcover)
Clarion Books, 9780395876114, 48pp.
Publication Date: September 21, 1998
About the Author
Born in New Hampshire and raised in Vermont, Kate Kiesler began painting at an early age. She graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design and now paints and illustrates full-time. Kate paints with oils, and her rich style has been highly praised. Kate Kiesler has illustrated numerous picture books, including The Great Frog Race and Other Poems. She lives in Frisco, Colorado.
Praise For Old Elm Speaks: Tree Poems…
School Library Journal, Starred
The original poems in this lovely, simple collection celebrate every aspect of trees in a variety of poetic forms including free verse, rhyme, and haiku....Kiesler's warm oil paintings beautifully complement the poems, making for a totally satisfying experience that is sure to be a favorite.
Booklist, ALA, Starred Review