E. E. Cummings
A Poet's Life
Praise For E. E. Cummings: A Poet's Life…
"An excellent resource for students of the poet's literary works, this is also a solid example of literary biography." School Library Journal, Starred
"Careful research and judicious quoting allows Cummings to speak for himself and his contemporaries to speak upon him." (starred review) Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
"A cogent biography weaves life and poetry together for an appreciative look at the unconventional and exacting artist." Kirkus Reviews
"Cummings's life reads like a romantic adventure, though Reef takes care to include his darker moments of conflict." Horn Book
"Black-and-white photographs vivify the facts, while the spacious format gives Cummings's words room to spread out." Horn Book Guide, Pointer
Clarion Books, 9780618568499, 160pp.
Publication Date: December 20, 2006
About the Author
Catherine Reef is the author of more than 40 nonfiction books, including many highly acclaimed biographies for young people. She lives in College Park, Maryland. www.catherinereef.com.