Under the Kissletoe: Christmastime Poems (Hardcover)

Christmastime Poems

By J. Patrick Lewis, Rob Shepperson (Illustrator)

Wordsong, 9781590784389, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2007



The holidays may be near, but Santa is dreaming of a sunny beach vacation. In this quirky book of Christmas poems, J. Patrick Lewis and Rob Shepperson pair up to find humor and magic in the snowiest season. Rhymes of all shapes explore Kris Kringle's favorite time of year, and colorful drawings expose the joy and comedy of the holidays.

About the Author

J. Patrick Lewis has written many books of poetry, including Castle's: Old Stone Poems, co-written with Rebecca Kai Dotlich. His short stories and poems have appeared in many magazines and more than seventy anthologies. He writes for both children and adults and presents workshops on introducing poetry in the classroom. He lives in Westerville, Ohio. Rob Shepperson has illustrated many children's books, including, Thunderboom! by David L. Harrison. His droll editorial drawings also appear regularly in The New York Times and The Washington Post. Mr. Shepperson lives in Croton-on-Hudson, New York.