Imperfect (Hardcover)

poems about mistakes: an anthology for middle schoolers

By Tabatha Yeatts (Editor), Margarita Engle (Contribution by), Liz Garton Scanlon (Contribution by)

History House Publishers, 9780967915838, 124pp.

Publication Date: April 22, 2018

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Paperback (4/20/2018)

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Why an anthology about mistakes? Because we make mistakes all the time. Some are the size of erasing a hole in your paper, mispronouncing a word, or tripping over your shoelace. Some are the size of telling a friend's secret. Some can be useful, like a science experiment that goes wrong but gives you a new idea. How can we make the most of the good mistakes and do our best to fix the ones that need fixing? Poetry can help us figure it out.