Dear Mother, Dear Daughter (Paperback)

Poems for Young People

By Jane Yolen, Heidi E. Y. Stemple, Gil Ashby (Illustrator)

Wordsong, 9781590787434, 40pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2009

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Who better than her mother to offer advice and comfort? In seventeen pairs of sensitive verse, poets Jane Yolen and Heidi E. Y. Stemple—real-life mother and daughter—exchange their thoughts on a variety of adolescent issues great and small.

About the Author

Jane Yolen is the award-winning author of more than two hundred books, several of them with Heidi Stemple, including Meet the Monsters and Mary Celeste: An Unsolved Mystery from History. Heidi's short stories and poetry have appeared in a number of magazines and journals. They live in Hatfield, Massachusetts.

Gil Ashby has provided artwork for many advertisements, textbooks, and children's books, including a book about Rosa Parks by Eloise Greenfield. He lives in Detroit, Michigan.